Urban Exploration

Watching Paint Peel

Watching Paint Peel

Returning from evening classes at Brooklyn College via Q train, I sat on the train’s last car for an easy connection at Union Square. After a full day of work and school, (I wasn’t going to waste time, finally mine, by walking the length of […]

Last Days of Wangnoi: In, Out & About/Cast of Characters

Last Days of Wangnoi: In, Out & About/Cast of Characters

Most of the adults in this town work in the many area factories. What a better treat then to be delivered to those factories, by law far from the main highway roads, via colorful tour buses with strobe lights and blasting music? Huge “disco” buses, […]

Training Myself Not to Care

Training Myself Not to Care

New York City is making me hostile. Given the close quarters and large population, I am forced into knowing, in many cases intimately, 8 million people a bit more that I want to. I am within their conversations, their breath. The elbow pokes on my […]