Monthly Archives: April 2009

OB-LA-DI, OB-LA-DA

I was listening to some Beatles songs this morning; brought back a ton of memories.  One of my many buddy’s growing up, Tommy Brick was a huge Beatles fan! We all had our favorites.  I leaned more toward the Rolling … Continue reading

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OUT MY BACKDOOR

When many kids growing up in the neighborhood had a backyard to run around in, I had a fire escape.   When Mother Nature was kind to us we would often be found hanging out with some blankets and pillows … Continue reading

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H.N.S

-Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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I CAN GO FOR A SLICE, YA GOT WHEELS?

One night, it must’ve been close to 11PM I was in McBears with G-Rock and some others.   A neighborhood legend who was sitting nearby on a stool watching a basketball game up on the screen looked over towards us…  … Continue reading

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POST NO BILLS

How many people from the neighborhood went to John Jay High School? -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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NOW THAT’S A COFFEE

Mary, Taylor and I went out for some serious dinner at Artisanal on 32nd and Park.   In the picture above,  Mary ordered an Iced Cappuccino after dinner.  I took a swig and by far one of the greatest drinks ever!   … Continue reading

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ONCE UPON A TIME…

I decided to get off the F at 7th avenue and I couldn’t pass up taking a picture of this sign.  It’s where it all started for yours truly.  I still have my original birth certificate! I will try and … Continue reading

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