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Neighborhood: Featured, Staten Island
Like 39 Google +1 0 Retweet 1 My apartment building, across from the ferry, in the St. George neighborhood of Staten Island, fared well against Sandy. From my window, I saw the water rise above the seawall, and swallow the municipal parking lot, but situated on the hill, I never felt threatened. When the power […]
Neighborhood: East Hampton, Uncategorized
Like 6 Google +1 0 Retweet 1 One glorious and balmy summer weekend in the late 1990s, I sat in the house my parents built for their retirement, enjoying the spectacular view of Gardiner’s Bay. A flotilla of sailboats lilted in the wind, guided by red buoys that demarcated a channel in the otherwise shallow […]