Now We’re Getting Somewhere is new collection of gutsy poems equally funny and accessible.
Officially, there’s no actual neighborhood called Finn Square, but there’s enough distinctive architecture and unusual surviving artifacts to designate it as a distinct region.
Masks as facial sunglasses, the restoration of Wong Kar-wai’s Fallen Angels, and leaked photos from vaccination sites.
Hemingway, a new documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, goes beyond the persona and the myth that Hemingway created.
Signage and graffiti from decades past in New York City.
Call me Chivo from now on. I mean it.
Looking back on 22 years of Forgotten New York, with many pictures from earlier days.
A new documentary on PBS, Flannery, takes a look at O’Connor’s difficult life.
Marking time with plaques across NYC, going all the way back to the mid-1600s.
Harvey Weinstein stood alone.
A new set of ancient photos, and my “sabbatical” of 1986.
Grymes Hill looms over Staten Island’s north shore communities.
Oliver Bateman, Internet famous for “doing the work,” takes you under the hood so you can understand how all that beloved work gets done.
Candy Apple Red would be perfect.
Captain Hi-Score and Samanda James (BIPOC) run into some trouble.
My father’s sui generis philosophy, explained.
A Review of The Free World: Art and Thought in the Cold War.
A dilemma that only hardworking organic farmers face.
Wayne would be a perfect fit in today's Republican Party.
It’s like being surrounded by a million different TVs playing a million different shows at once.
Life will never be the same.
An interview with the author shortly after the release of The Secret History, when she was 29.
Half an hour with the author around the debut of the TV mini-series based on The Stand.
An excellent 53-minute interview with the late author who died last weekend at the age of 89.
The acclaimed American writer gave this reading at the University of Alabama in September 1990.
Nearly nine hours, this is part one of a three part complete reading of the 1973 novel. If you're still in quarantine, or stuck in a police barricade, it's a perfect way to pass the time!
A conversation with Charlie Rose.
Five poems from a new collection for sale here.
Writing and recording poems every week for a newborn daughter.