Category Archives: Brooklyn

THE SHOW

My main man Pat Fenton has done it…Pat is a terrific writer (he’s been an huge inspiration for me while I scribble down my experience growing up on 9th avenue.) Pat’s an old-school neighborhood guy from 17th street. He wrote StoopDreamer, … Continue reading

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TOGETHER WE MADE IT

Came across this post on Facebook: HOW ON EARTH DID WE MANAGE TO SURVIVE ? This is an open letter to all of the kids who managed to survive the 50s, 60s and 70s! Somehow, by some miracle, we survived … Continue reading

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WOOLY BULLY

Prospect Park…wow! Cops corralled and tranquilized a rampaging bull that escaped a slaughterhouse and bowled over a 1-year-old girl as it scrambled into Prospect Park in Brooklyn on Tuesday, police and witnesses said. http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/baby-runs-wild-prospect-park-escaping-slaughterhouse-article-1.3568958

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ATTITUDE

The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life. Attitude, to me, is more important than facts. It is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than failures, than successes, than … Continue reading

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MISS YOU…

I’ve been waiting in the hall Been waiting on your call When the phone rings It’s just some friends of mine that say Hey, what’s the matter man? We’re gonna come around at twelve With some puerto rican girls that … Continue reading

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PROSPECT AVENUE

WHOA! Be careful people…especially on Prospect Avenue between 9th and 10th. Click on the story below and peep the video from the Bklyner. http://bklyner.com/windsor-terrace-attempted-break-caught-camera-video/ A home security camera in Windsor Terrace captured video of a man trying to open a … Continue reading

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WE’RE AN AMERICAN BAND

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