I live in a large building, it has a lot of young people residing in it, many of them are students and because of high NY rents, they share the apartments. An image that has become a regular sight is that of somebody sitting on the floor in a hallway with a laptop or smart […]

The water tower man

“There was hardly a spring in New York, winter went straight to sizzling summer,” I wrote in a post. A painter friend made me laugh when he replied to the post: “Nice work. I assume it represents one of the Greek deities (Zeus himself perhaps) descending from Olympus to ravish some impudent woodland nymph?”

After fiesta siesta

In the winter when the sun is low in the sky, it streams through my windows and rakes across the room.