Tell me what street compares with Mott Street in July?

It’s a question I find myself asking every summer. Here’s this year’s answer: Cyrus and I are both away this week with limited ability to post. If you want to get a leg up on something, though, I’m re-reading Jonathan Lethem’s Chronic...

Lovely Day

The EV Grieve cooling center, which I find to be surprisingly effective, prompted me to search out other means of virtually cooling off: