Elena Bowes

New York-London design & culture writer of a certain vintage looking for meaning and wholeness in life

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Ponderings

March 31st, 2021 | Ponderings

Is Stretch My LeBron?

This morning as I was making my 2nd cup of coffee, I started to feel a bit peckish. I noticed there was only one banana on the kitchen counter. The…

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March 20th, 2021 | Ponderings

Dual Sim, Dual Life

I’d been standing for a good hour waiting for Damien, my very own Verizon customer service provider, to activate my brand new dual sim Mac 12 Iphone, one physical phone…

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March 1st, 2021 | Ponderings

Reflections by me

In addition to interviewing authors I love, I also am working on a collection of personal essays. Here’s the first one. I hope you enjoy it. Introduction: I will be…

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October 5th, 2020 | Ponderings

No Longer Next of Kin

When I dropped Kate off at Georgetown ten years ago, I was prepared. My first chick to fly the coop was not going to send me in a downward spiral.…

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April 2nd, 2020 | Ponderings

Love in the Time of Corona

I hate ethical dilemmas.  On the one hand, I have zero symptoms, I feel totally fine. On the other hand, Stretch has tested positive for Covid 19. On the one…

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