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How does one revise poetry? Also, dear readers, I apologize for my lack of posts recently. I have been quite busy with the new job. As the next few weekends will also be quite busy for me, it might be awhile before I can start updating with any frequency again. I promise soon I… Continue reading Vlog Poets- Week 31 Revising Poetry
What’s the cheapest way to see the Statue of Liberty? Take a free boat ride? Visit the lovely Staten Island? That’s right, we did the ultimate tourist/commuter trip possible…rode the Staten Island Ferry. If you take the 1 Train all the way to the end, South Ferry, you actually do end up at a ferry… Continue reading Adventures in New York: Riding the Staten Island Ferry
In which Athena tries to wrap her head around Russian Poetry. Also, I got a job! Woo hoo!
As I noted last week, my parents were visiting New York. They stayed in a condo that overlooked Central Park West. I finally realized what the big deal about having a park view is. I will have to admit that as much as I love my view from Greenpoint, the Central Park West view is… Continue reading Adventures in New York: Central Park
As my parents and their friends are in town for the week, we have been out and about hitting the town. I usually would not venture to Midtown for dinner, but they were all very excited to try one of the Nobu restaurants, Nobu57. The last time I went to Nobu was several years ago… Continue reading Restaurant in Review: Nobu57
The elusive prose poem. Instead of attempting to define it, I will read you some great examples. Enjoy! Also, check back later this week for some really epic New York touristing around posts. My parents have been in town for the week, so things have been pretty hectic here.