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CBS2 Exclusive: Malfunctioning MetroCard Machines Snag Morning Commute For Subway Riders In Queens

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Subway riders in Queens were hit with a big headache Tuesday morning before even getting on the train.

They were delayed, waiting on long lines, because MetroCard machines weren’t working, CBS2’s Marc Liverman reported. 325 more words


almost snatched

Project Queens is a work in progress, and always has been.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

It often seems as if everyplace I find my heels clicking upon the sidewalks of Western Queens is a construction zone. 420 more words

New York City

Photo Albums

We’re going back to prose today. I originally wanted this to be flash fiction, but there was no way I could separate myself from this story. 455 more words

Creative Writing

Seven days in the Seattle area, what to do?

Day one

Landed at the airport and rented our car from Alamo.  They gave us a map with all of the pot shops around town!  We drive to Mukilteo (translated as “long neck of a goose” and interpreted to mean “good place to meet or camp”) to eat and sightsee.  1,627 more words

Tea for Two

Not every post is about some amazing adventure. Sometimes, you need to slow down and smell the tea. That’s right, the tea.

I know, you’re a little confused: “Erica, this is bay cafe. 503 more words