MARTINI TALK: Straight Up with musician and sound mixer, Sean Dillman

By |2020-02-10T13:29:40-05:00February 10th, 2020|MARTINI TALK: Straight Up, Uncategorized|

Meet Sean Dillman --  a good friend from college who continues to inspire me! Sean Dillman is a musician and sound mixer in the NYC area. He had been lead guitarist for the Boston bands The Lost Pilots and Cold Coffee (both formed with Hobart College classmate Noel Ventresco), and was working as a software engineer [...]

Book Review – The Woman in the Window by A.J. Finn

By |2019-04-14T10:23:28-04:00April 14th, 2019|Cosmopolitan Martini -- Arts and Leisure, Uncategorized|

In "The Woman in the Window," author A.J. Finn does not hide the fact that she’s brazenly copying the scenario from Hitchcock’s famous movie “Rear Window.” In fact, she celebrates this connection as the main character, Anna, is obsessed with classic, black and white films (including many Hitchcock movies) and watches them every night. However, in [...]

The Art of Tinkering

By |2019-04-12T08:48:21-04:00April 1st, 2019|Absinthe Martini- Absentminded Moments, Uncategorized|

It happened again today. My husband calls it “tinkering”-  the thing I do when I am supposed to be doing something else.  I was at my desk earlier than usual, attempting to tackle my growing to-do list when I noticed something sticking out of the top of a book on the bookshelf.  Do I Have ADD? I [...]

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