I don’t think I recall East Hampton High’s fields being so intensely used in the summertime

My own stories started in 1989 when I was 8 years old and my family began taking summer trips to the South Fork

Regardless of the damage the deer had done to our garden, I had always been happy to watch their comings and goings

Sometimes I think that the Surf Lodge is blamed too much for Montauk’s problems with bonkers nightlife — and public urination.

The battlements were in the end not stormed


Some of us work too hard

At some point we all have to come into contact with the juggernaut that is the South Fork in high season.

My father and brother at Ditch, summer 1968.

The set-piece drama that played out when I was coming back from New York one recent afternoon really took the cake