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Newtown Literary Contributor: Cary Gitter

Writer Cary Gitter’s piece was featured in Issue #8 of Newtown Literary. We interviewed him about his writing, and his answers are below. You can check out more of his writing at… 896 more words


last straw

Always surprising – Astoria, Queens.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

Our Lady of the Pentacle has been quite busy in her professional life of late, and she rang me up recently as she was leaving her offices to suggest that we visit our local Astoria pub to grab a late dinner. 803 more words

New York City

Ahmed Khan Rahami's arrest renews debate about monitoring Muslim communities in NYC

ASTORIA, Queens — The outdoor tables and chairs are a familiar sight lining Steinway Street in Astoria, Queens, at the cafes where Tunisian Americans mingle with Egyptian and Yemeni immigrants. 573 more words


Beautiful 1 bedroom condo for rent

Extremely spacious and sunny 1br rental. Located off 30th ave and 3 blocks to the N train. South facing and located in an elevated condo building. 28 more words

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worldly affairs

More adventures with the new lens, the Sigma 50-100 f1.8.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

As mentioned in prior posts, I recently acquired a new lens which I’ve been running around the City and using profusely in the hope of learning its ways. 622 more words

New York City

The Astoria

I have made two very successful versions of the Astoria pullover from Seamwork. I got the pattern before I started to subscribe, and it was the pattern that made me start to subscribe. 167 more words

Skirts and Other Adventures

I haven’t posted in a bit, because I have been busy!

First, I have 3 of my 8 projects finished (!!!) for my Destination challenge… 652 more words