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Moonlight Exterminator

by 07/12/2007
Neighborhood: Brooklyn, Fort Greene

A desperate cockroaches infestation situation calls for desperate measures: It's like DIE HARD in an apartment

Meet the Old Boss

by 06/18/2007
Neighborhood: Midtown

Suzanne goes back to her old boss's to get a reference, and ends up unburdening the old woman of some wistful, surreal memories

They’re behaving like animals

by 06/01/2007
Neighborhood: Gramercy Park

Madison Square Park is New York's civilizational apex, but the people in it are little more than an illiterate, barbaric horde

A Great First Day at Orient

by 06/01/2007
Neighborhood: Letter From Abroad

A cathartic day absorbing the vitality of the striped bass at L.I.'s North Fork is cathartic after a time of loss

Felix’s Eighth Life

by 12/31/2006
Neighborhood: Upper West Side

They thought their cat was missing until they learned the gory details

The Iguana Incident

by 12/31/2006
Neighborhood: Brooklyn, Park Slope

The worst neighborhood in NYC is Park Slope--first they eat your soul, then they eat your iguana

A Tree Dies in Brooklyn

by 11/16/2006
Neighborhood: Brooklyn, Park Slope

When Minter comes home one day, one of her most cherished neighbors is gone and in its place, a hollow stump

Scrambling Along the Roots and Rocks

by 08/10/2006
Neighborhood: Harlem

My fiancé and I had come to Highbridge Park that morning to volunteer.


by 11/10/2005
Neighborhood: Brooklyn, Williamsburg

A crumbling mind, preparing for deep freeze, contemplates the slumber of the mighty bear