Where is home?
Berlin. Sydney. Or wherever I’m with my son.
What is the most beautiful object you own (or have owned)?
A rose, hermetically-sealed in a display box/frame, saved from my mother’s funeral. And this knockout of a secretaire.
What is a DAO? Wrong answers only
That last piece of naan bread that’s been halved and halved and halved, because everyone’s too polite to take the last bit.
What do you admire most about the others in Bloom?
The courage to be seen in toto. The generosity and grace to see others.
What are you reading at the moment?
Re-reading Isaac Babel, Fictions, and Bertrand Russell, The Conquest of Happiness.
What is your most overused emoji?
What do you regard as the lowest depth of misery?
The flavour of acute depression consisting in agitated mind, catatonic body, dissolved soul.
What is your greatest extravagance?
I don’t know… which makes me want to revive a former Saturday ritual with housemates in New York — Chinatown day spa, facial and manicure, then Old Fashioneds at the Randolph.
What's the last meme/reading/song you shared with Bloom?
Who are you?
A happenstance, here for a while. A potpourri of wishes and wants. A dad. Working on belonging with Bloom, Medley, and the Mirror DAO.