Ann Mintz has written radio scripts, text for museum exhibits, professional articles, and countless speeches and grant proposals. She has had six careers-- recording engineer, archaeologist, public radio producer, archivist to Bucky Fuller, of all people, museum professional. She now works in a community and economic development agency. She has lived in seven cities, if you count Phladelphia twice, was born in the Bronx and lived in New York until her mid-20s.
“Here, going? Here, here!” The woman says to the drive and points to the paper in her hand. “This bus is going to Rockaway Beach!” The bus driver looks at her and answers. The woman doesn’t seem to understand and starts to talk to the bus driver in Chinese. The bus driver looks puzzled and shakes […]
During the middle of my spring semester, I remembered the homeless man in front of the 21st street CTown. He was the poem in my poetry workshop. He was the protagonist of my memoir workshop free-write. I remembered my love for him. My professor loved him from the first paragraph. I went to high school […]
The massage was about three-quarters of the way through when Galina stopped what she was doing and disappeared, leaving me face down and naked on the table, without a word of explanation. Galina? Bafflement gave way to blessed relief that her thumbs had, for a moment, ceased bullying me into a state of relaxation. I […]