What are you reading?

(Source) Hi Hart Beat. I had today off and I spend a good chunk of the afternoon reading in my favorite Greenpoint park. The grass park overlooks the best Manhattan view across the East River and I love watching the barges and tugboats tinker past. While in the park I finished We Need To Talk

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The Frick

Hi Hart Beat. How was your weekend? You do anything fun? I was really excited to finally make it here last night. I literally felt like I was in Germany, so cool. Today I had my first Sunday off in a while so G. and I took a well needed trip up to the The

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Don’t go, please stay

This week I was so happy to finally see the movie The Place Beyond the Pines. (Did you know that if you go to the Williamsburg cinema on Tuesdays or Thursdays tickets are 8$ and you can use your ticket stub for a free beer at this bar? Crazy world.) Ever since I heard that

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Photographer Matthew Tammaro

Hi Hart Beat! First things first, I want to give a huge thank you to the amazing website Snippet & Ink for including me in they’re famed Friday weekend lineup. I am over the moon happy and honored! And welcome to all you new Hart Beat readers! As always, check back daily for your romantic,

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Baby, you can have whatever you like

(Source) Hey Hart Beat. How’s your week going? I had the best conversation with my Dad today about our upcoming trip to Spain. We were talking about the pros vs. cons to biking the southern route or the northern route of the camino. What do you think? Coast or plains? And did you watch Crazy Heart last

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Crazy heart

Hola Hart Beat. Have you heard of the movie Crazy Heart? I rented it from the library the other day and I was thinking of watching it tonight. It’s pretty bitter in Brooklyn and I really don’t feel like leaving my apartment again. I love Jeff Bridges, Maggie Gyllenhaal, and sad musicians so I feel

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Before Midnight Talk: Julie, Ethan, and Richard

Hey Hart Beat. I got to do something amazing today and I want to share it with you! As I’ve written before, the Before Sunrise/ Before Sunset movies are my absolute favorite movies of all times. A couple months ago I found out that the third installment, Before Midnight,  is being released this May and that

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I like you better than everything in the sky

Hi Hart Beat. It’s been a while since I’ve written any love poems to you. I thought tonight would be a good night. This is an amazing poem by one of my favorite poets. One of the first posts that I remember writing written by e. e. cummings, it’s nice to see him here again.

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Since I met you, darling

Hi Hart Beat. One of my favorite memories from growing up was my mom teaching me how to dance. One minute she would be cooking or writing and all of a sudden one of her favorite songs would come on our old CD player. Next thing I knew she would crank the music an lead

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