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Gran Hotel Ciudad de México

Staying in a hotel which is itself a historical building is always exciting. The present is the past, and it is easy to imagine ourselves a part of what went on previously. 539 more words

Posts

Employment Network Hopes to Fade East Side's Development Scars

More than $1 billion dollars has been poured into giving the Lower East Side a face lift, but some residents are not fans of the surgery being performed on their neighborhood. 396 more words

Lower East Side

Concert Review: No Name #1, A Celebration of the Life and Music of Elliott Smith, Largo at the Coronet, Aug 6, 2013

I’m a writer and I love words. I savor the well-strung phrase wherever I find it – a book, stage patter, a movie, an ad, a blog. 710 more words

Musings

Concert Review: The Elliott Smith Tribute at the Bowery Ballroom

Music is probably the topic I write about the most on this blog. I can’t help it; I’m a music geek. I spend a ton of time writing those posts, even though I know they typically get fewer page views than a lot of my other subjects. 1,387 more words

Music

David Garza autographed CD box set

Store date: 13 July 2004

David Garza was on an extremely grass-roots tour in support of his four-disc set, A Strange Mess of Flowers. By “extremely,” I mean he was traveling solo, with seemingly everything he needed on his person or in his guitar case. 355 more words

CDs

Lower East Side’s Henry Street Settlement Helping People After Sandy

The Henry Street Settlement, one of the largest social service providers on the Lower East Side, was passing out hamburgers and hot dogs to residents of the Vladeck public housing complex on Wednesday as New Yorkers began to assess the damage and recover from the onslaught of Hurricane Sandy. 194 more words

News

Flying with Bukowski

Bluebird

by Charles Bukowski (excerpt)

…there’s a bluebird in my heart that
wants to get out
but I’m too clever, I only let him out… 59 more words

Poetry