Living

“My god,” I thought, recalling that Talking Heads’ song, “How did I get here?”
Juliana Su

Shopping and literature are not dissimilar; both deal in dreams
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Iris Smyles

What elusive substance is it that marks the difference between attending a party and partying in the verb?
The LongHouse Reserve celebrated Brooklyn by honoring Dustin Yellin’s Pioneer Works space and Joe Melillo’s BAM Next Wave festival on Saturday night in East Hampton. A Christo-style corridor of sheets was scented to create olfactory art.
Those in attendance, such as Dianne Benson, above, with Lys Marigold on the right, wore their interpretation of the dress code, which was “shimmer and shine in shades of blue.”
Nickolia Tomicic
Ruth Miller, Nathan Joseph, and Lieba Nesis
Vincent Covello and Sue Felsher

Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin (Jan. 21, 1860 – Dec. 30, 1916)
The Hamptons Tea Dance, an annual event that supports New York’s L.G.B.T.Q. communities, took place Saturday evening at Nova’s Ark in Bridgehampton. Above, Gioia Grabos and April Hoo took a moment to lounge on a 50-foot segment of Gilbert Baker’s mile-long rainbow flag, made to mark the 25th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising.Iris Smyles

Come July, the yachts line up off Long Wharf in Sag Harbor. David E. Rattray

And so my day at Polo Hamptons began
The matches are largely beside the point at Polo Hamptons in Bridgehampton. Iris Smyles

Shakespeare took pagan lore for granted when he set humans and faeries loose in an enchanted forest
According to Amy Zerner and Monte Farber, “Druids tend to keep a low profile,” in case you, too, have been frustrated in your search for them. Iris Smyles


“Are you otsy fotsy?”
A blue shark was carefully measured on the Star Island Yacht Club dock on Saturday. Iris Smyles
Aboard Reel Passion, Kevin Campot (captain) snapped this photo of Billy McDonald (deck boss) and Keith Jones (swabbie). Crew members not pictured are Dave Baxter (first-second mate), Robbie Baxter (chummer), and “Spike,” a.k.a. Michael Ford (cook).Kevin Campot
Billy Erbe caught this 334-pound mako aboard the Outcast, good enough for second prize.Iris Smyles
Sharkers celebrated.Iris Smyles
The crew of OutcastIris Smyles