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Brooklyn Bridge in Black Ink

Black ink illustration of the Brooklyn Bridge! If I were to have favorite things to walk across, this would be one of them. Prints of this artwork are available to buy here. 49 more words


5. Settling into NYC life

So. Apparently time has just run away from me. It’s been almost two weeks since I last posted! Apologies!

I can’t really report any exciting news at work… My boss went on holiday for a week (to London, ironically), so for my first week and a half, I didn’t really do much except training and trying to get access to various softwares at Citi. 311 more words

New York

Gear Head Tuesday - Race Car Driver Goes Down With Titanic

Washington Augustus Roebling II

Our Steamship Sunday post this past Sunday covered the sinking of Titanic on 15 April 1912. We noted at some 1,500 passengers and crew perished with the ship. 755 more words

Gearhead Tuesday

April 18, 1968: If You Believe This, I've Got a Bridge . . .

Famous real estate deals abound — the sale of Manhattan for beads, the Louisiana Purchase, Seward’s Folly. One of the more unusual is the April 18, 1968, sale of London Bridge for a mere $1 million (of course, as any schoolchild knows, the thing was falling down). 197 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

#NYC - By the Brooklyn Bridge (Night)

Dear Brooklyn, how do I describe you? Why are you so lovely?

Another tourist must-do is riding a Citibike across the Brooklyn Bridge. And so we did! 75 more words

Everyday Episodes

The best bit of Brooklyn Bridge isn't

Just as you feel when you look on the river and sky, so I felt;

Just as any of you is one of a living crowd, I was one of a crowd…

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Chapter 3 - Love Don't Live Here (Zyara)

I can’t do this anymore. I’m just existing with no purpose in this relationship and it’s really a waste of time. The lovemaking feels like a slow death. 1,611 more words

Love Stories