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Random Encounters Underground 

by 11/10/2019

Flushing Ave. on the MThe train stops and the doors open, except one door panel is cut out (locked closed, [...]

There Really Was a Mafia on the Upper West Side

by 11/03/2019

In the early 1960s, as a recently married City College professor the closest I’d come to the Mafia was in [...]

Interlude

by 10/27/2019

In the midst of a particularly grueling winter, I met Wren on OK Cupid. Unlike my slim, brown-skinned fiancé who had [...]