In Focus, East Side Dragon

I found another photo of the East Village Dragon. It is so much better than yesterday’s. My pen and ink extrapolation from that photo really missed the mark. Below is a detail of that photograph, in clear focus. The frieze, in context: My pen and ink rendition:

Bargain Spot Graffiti

This photograph is from my archives. I took it in March of 1989 in Lower Manhattan.  I don’t remember exactly where, but it is probably on the Lower East Side. To the best of my recollection, I took this picture on The Bowery. I like the ‘No Parking’ sign tilted at the same angle as […]

Lower East Side

I have been thinking about New York City lately. Joy and I will be visiting in February for my mother’s 90th birthday party. She checked with me to see if we would be coming. When I said yes, she said, “Good, I’ll hold on until then.”   That’s my Mom. I have mixed feelings about […]