Tag Archives: riding the subway

Minutes From A New York Writer’s Workshop – March

I’m on the number 6 headed downtown. It’s mid morning way past rush hour so I easily get a seat. Having been up most of the night exhaustion led me by the hand causing my eyes to close taking what … Continue reading

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Sardines In A Can

I often write about subway life, the only way to get around quickly in Manhattan. The trains are truly amazing, until they get stuck with you smashed against some guy with breathtaking BO that is. He was nice looking…corporate and … Continue reading

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Mama Pajama

Here I am once again on the number 6 train turtling downtown. If that announcement comes on one more time…we are being delayed by train traffic ahead of us, please be patient…I’ll find that announcer and pull his larynx out … Continue reading

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Out Of The Mouths of Babes

Something sweet happened on the train when I was headed downtown. I had gotten up in a very melancholy mood for reasons unknown. It happens sometimes, as though I watched a very sad film while dreaming. Across from me sat … Continue reading

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Do I Look Interested?

I’d like to examine the fine line between politeness and flirtation. What brought this up? The amorous conductor on the number 6 train. Believe it or not, I’m a very cheerful person. Okay that’s a bit of a stretch, I’ll … Continue reading

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