Stream and Shale

(Excerpt from my book, Stream and Shale.) 6AM. At the journey’s beginning, stars still shine brightly in the dark blue sky. It's below freezing. We gather on a Brooklyn street corner and wait for the bus going to a Citizens Tour of Pennsylvania arranged by Brooklyn for Peace. Each person carries a few gallons of … Continue reading Stream and Shale

NYC Farmers Market: A Feast for the Senses

On the last day of summer, the local NYC farmers market was a feast for my senses. I was out for a walk and didn't bring my wallet, so I could look, smell, touch, but not buy the beautiful produce of bountiful summer harvests. I did bring my phone and took photos. The trip brought … Continue reading NYC Farmers Market: A Feast for the Senses