One Trick Pony
One of my guilty pleasures is watching Top Chef and Project Runway.
Who Are We Kidding?
I'm loathe to be a negative Nellie, but things ain't lookin' so good.
Which Way Out?
I'm a bit of a nomad these days, wandering the country, suitcase in hand, ready for any adventure.
Feeling the Pain
I’ve never had a hangover. (Let’s just say I’m not much of a drinker.) But friends tell me they’re excruciating.
No Jobs, No Recovery
I AM A MAGAZINE JUNKIE. I love going to the newsstand and spending hours trolling the racks for what's new and exciting and unusual in the world of publishing.
Troubled Times for Tishman
I CAN'T STOP READING about Tishman Speyer.
Preservation Priority for HUD
WASHINGTON, D.C.—I am delighted to serve as a guest editor of AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE, particularly because this issue’s focus is on housing preservation, which is so closely aligned with our work at the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Diversify or Die
Journalists today love to talk about the “changing roles” in their profession.
HUD No Longer a Dud
WASHINGTON, D.C. When I arrived here as an eager college graduate in 1979, I had a case of Potomac Fever. I believed the federal government was a force for good, and I wanted to help all those smart people shape policy and save the world.
The Cost of Concessions
Last month, my mom flew out from California to spend a long weekend with me in Washington, D.C.