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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 […]

Brooklyn Fields

by 10/01/2012
Neighborhood: Cobble Hill, Featured

Like 1 Google +1 0 Retweet 2 New Yorkers have a different relationship to celebrity. You can't swing a cat in this town without hitting a big shot, so we are more restrained or dismissive or tolerant when famous people materialize. And we are exposed to them at an early age. My first celebrity encounter […]