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oblong apartment

Getting high over the East River, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

It seemed like every time I turned around last week, I had to go to Manhattan for one reason or another. 428 more words

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grim purpose

Getting out of dodge, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

As detailed yesterday, one is not exactly in love with Manhatan these days. What can I tell you, having grown up in a Jewish family whose roots are in the “pale,” bitching and moaning comes naturally to me; and having grown up in Brooklyn – I’m fairly well convinced that my opinion actually matters for something. 700 more words

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clean shaven

Getting around town, in today’s post.

– photo by Mitch Waxman

The wheel of the year is about to turn again, and the particular station we are in – what the Pagan crowd would call “Lughnasadh” – is about to give way to the pleasant temperatures and beneficial quality of light which will begin to lessen when Samhain rolls around at the end of October. 303 more words

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On this day: the Queensboro Bridge

The Queensboro Bridge in New York City, photographed under construction on the 8th of August, 1907.



reptilian devils

I want to believe…

– photo by Mitch Waxman

The world would be so much more interesting if all the nutty and paranoid stuff was true. 464 more words

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Shutter Snaps/WPC: Curves

Architects design
Arches and angles and make
Load-bearing pretty.
~Brooke Lindsay

In response to Weekly Photo Challenge: Curves


The never-built East River bridge at 77th Street

As the Brooklyn Bridge began rising to the south in the 1870s, plans for a second bridge linking Manhattan to Long Island were getting off the ground. 226 more words