Category Archives: Earth

Perfect Mid-July Day, 2018

Again, Madison Square Park at its finest. I’m sitting at a small cafe table doing pretty much nothing. It doesn’t get better than this!   “To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, one clover and a … Continue reading

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My Birthday, 07/07/2018

It was a small, last-minute dinner at El Kallejon (209 East 117, if you want to sample some really, really tasty Mexican seafood/vegan/whatever!)

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Working in the Park!

Bean was doing a promotion that involved setting up little “rooms” outdoors, where people could work. Mad Square was gorgeous today!

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Here’s What Happens When You Don’t Write Every Day (or Week)

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Fathers’ Day in NYC, 2018

Inward, inward. The older I get, the more I turn inward. Sitting in Zagara’s outdoor cafe on Sunday, traffic is light on 7th Avenue and sighing by on gibbering rubber. Buses cough and wheeze and rumble away like blue elephants. … Continue reading

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The shame of “me”

Whatever happened to the poor little pronoun, “me”? It seems everyone is ashamed of it and is trying to get away from it as quickly as possible. But “me” is just an object: picture something falling on it (i.e., acting … Continue reading

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Spring 2018: Madison Square Park

The first shy violets: overwhelmed by riotous Japanese cherries, double daffodils, military-erect tulips, crabapple blossoms, hyacinths, and more. Their little purple and white stars huddle against tree roots, bravely poking their heads out into the sun. The trees above them … Continue reading

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