Tourist Day: The Cloisters

Wednesday morning It’s Tourist Day, and we’re going to The Cloisters! Now that Kinga is making a clean break for California we’re crossing off items on her “I’ve lived in New York City for 15 years and have never been to…” bucket list. For those not in the know, The Cloisters is a museum annexContinue reading “Tourist Day: The Cloisters”


the color of lightning

This morning is wet, the rain falling in buckets. The sky is a bright gray, the color of lightning. A pair of postal workers discusses politics over breakfast. A toddler waves to the nearby sparrows having a bagel feast. A man behind me scans his phone. It’s me and my newspaper, a Brazilian Dark Roast andContinue reading “the color of lightning”