Tag: New York City

Manhattan: Rockefeller Center

For the first time in my life, I’ve made it to Manhattan for the late fall and early winter holiday season. If you’ve never been to New York City in the wintertime, during the holiday season specifically… well, it’s probably not for everyone.  The scenery is what it is, but it’s almost written as a…

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Brooklyn: Settling

The morning started off early with my crawling out of bed after a night of restless sleeping and odd dreams. At the train station I sat next to Tom from South Carolina, who was travelling back home from Buffalo (his hometown).  Tom and I shared some conversation, but he mostly slept.  I dozed off for…

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Garden Growing

The greetings, shaking hands and hello, were casual–cool, collected.  There is nothing like walking into a new scene and people begin eyeballing you, sizing you up and trying to deduce your persona, but not allowing these preconceived notions–especially the negative ones–gain the upper hand.  If someone were to come barreling in with the party mode agenda,…

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Lost Inside My Mind

Sleeping in a much larger city is comforting.  Let’s say New York for instance; the city is fresh in my mind, and a string of these posts will be about this past weekend.  Yes, I am back.  It was necessary to take a few days off from writing, and it was important to absorb everything around…

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