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Will You Marry Me?

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

I don’t know if he was actually homeless, or if he actually had food stamps and other government assistance. I also didn’t know if he smelled musty like a ton of the other homeless people in the subway. Whenever I remember him, I kick myself for not having the courage to go back and ask him his name.

A Yellow Cashmere Scarf

by 04/04/2014
Neighborhood: Midtown, Uncategorized

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 she might.