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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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My guy Pat Fenton with a tremendous piece on his brother, “The Ice Cream Man.” His drinking days were over now. They neared their end one night after he took a severe beating when someone followed him home and … Continue reading

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By Pat Fenton The following piece was posted on Pat’s Facebook Page… The obituary in the upstate New York newspaper called him John “Jack” Malone. It had a few facts about his life underneath his picture. Nothing much though, really. … Continue reading

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As a writer, I am always looking for inspiration. Growing up in Windsor Terrace it’s not hard to find material to write about. And it helps to have other writers to read (both good and bad) to be inspired to … Continue reading

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A message from Pat Fenton: A most happy New Year to all my friends out there. May it be a good one for all of you. And may you be with someone you love this night, champagne in hand. And … Continue reading

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Our guy Pat Fenton is doing some job Off-Broadway. Local writer, Leslie Albrecht of DNAinfo has the story. Congrats Pat, you’re an awesome writer. -Steve

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