They turned this old railroad into a park in 1999. Just one of the many cool things I’m still finding out about the city.
It’s good to be back. It’s good to see constants, like this dog. I don’t know her name but she’s been here for as long as I can remember.
and the simple pleasure of gripping something with all your might and watching it slip through your knuckles regardless, watching these microscopic specks reconstitute themselves into something bigger than you. […]
This painting in the background was the inspiration for my short story, “The Mural.” It’s called Garden of Earthly Delights by Hieronymus Bosch, and it’s one of my favorites.
I’ve lived in New York my whole life but I can’t read a Subway map to save that very life. I think Hopstop and GPS are a godsend. Times Square […]