A Jane Jacobs drama is being shot today in Washington Square Park. The heatwave is making things uncomfortable for the extras, not least of all because the scene is set during the December holiday season.
#tbt When @jonathanspaul and I used to play in the Smelly Place, a junkyard adjacent to a sewerage treatment plant in Long Beach, LI.
A tale of two train stations in Middletown, NY. The first, the stunning Erie Station from 1896, now a library. The second, the Ontario & Western station from 1892, handsome only in hindsight.