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Will You Marry Me?

by 09/26/2014
Neighborhood: Featured, Long Island City, Uncategorized

Like 53 Google +1 0 Retweet 3 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 […]

A Yellow Cashmere Scarf

by 04/04/2014
Neighborhood: Midtown, Uncategorized

Like 6 Google +1 0 Retweet 3 (Author’s Note: I saw the homeless woman sitting in front of Saks Fifth Avenue holding her sign, interacting with the passers by, taunting some, flirting with others, cajoling the rest, So I gave her a name, created her back story and decided to tell it as I thought […]

At Home on the Church Steps

by 02/08/2013
Neighborhood: Upper West Side

Like 64 Google +1 0 Retweet 5 On a blustery December evening on my way to a friend’s dinner party, I stopped in front of a jumbo cardboard box on the steps of the church around the corner. “Jim?” I called out. A moment later a hand emerged and gave a little wave, followed by […]