I have put this interview off three times, and when it finally did end up happening, I was two hours late. It isn’t because I did not want to interview my subject, that isn’t the case at all. It’s just that I am struggling with sustaining the momentum
Alanna is seated at a two-person table in the back of the posh and dimly lit wine bar Ardesia in Hell’s Kitchen. She is the only other lady I have spotted in the place, the rest of the clientele are men on Happy Hour dates.