Tag Archives: Brooklyn

It is Summer in Winter. Happy Birthday, Ma.

My Mom and I share a birthday. I came by means of a miracle, in the glamourous 80’s sparkling with glitter , disco music and sequins. I came way in advance of the expected time, as a gift on her … Continue reading

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Prospect Park Story

I live on meat. I play the carnivore. Among thousands of people who, each play their role, I put on a costume of a meat-eater. It’s like an apron, but it’s really not. And what hunger craves, unwillingly, tastes bitter. … Continue reading

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100 weeks

-Had you said ‘I have to go, love. I have to go to places, where you cannot go with me, and I have to go alone.’ I would have said ‘I am strong! I am small, but I am a … Continue reading

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This time of the year is here again

This time of the year is here again. Prospect Park turns into Amazon Rainforest. Coney Island turns into an enchanted bay in Hawaii. A promise turns into a warranty. One’s own body turns into a body from a Victoria’s Secret … Continue reading

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Brooklyn Bound; a brief ode to the Anti-Metropolis

There is something deeply sensual about my Brooklyn. There is something youthfully refreshing about how its streets embrace the borough’s wanderer-friendly semi-urban architecture; something ridiculously tender about the hues of the sunlight against its occasionally industrial walls. It might be … Continue reading

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