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Bearing All.

In the darkest part of my night, and her day, my dearest bloggie, N, gave me a sobering piece of advice. And, it was this: 539 more words

New York Stories

When I was a child there was a television show entitled THE NAKED CITY. Too young to grasp the concept of a metaphor, I recall being shocked by the name and yet watching to see if naked people would actually be running around New York. 640 more words

The State of Two New York's

(The fall of Penn Station, initiating the preservation movement in New York, 1966)

An interesting interview this week in New York Magazine between two dueling camps of the preservation and development fronts in New York City. 141 more words

Morphing Landscapes

At the Frank Sinatra Centennial Exhibit/New York Public Library for the Performing Arts


By Ernest Barteldes

I cannot say that growing up I was much of a Frank Sinatra fan. Sure, I’d watched movies like Anchors Aweigh… 844 more words

New York

Guilty Pleasures

Some people say WholeFoods is an upscaled and mostly overpriced supermarket. They are probably right. Other people would never, ever do their grocery shopping somewhere else, with a voice bursting of moral superiority they explain that their way of shopping will make the world a better place. 614 more words

What We See

Bon Voyage, Memory Container

(End Days of The Roseland Ballroom. New York, NY. March 2015. Image by Greg Gordon)

Like a Ghost Ship sailing through the bowels of Manhattan, the lurking hull of Roseland Ballroom awaits its final days. 123 more words

Morphing Landscapes