Wanderlusting: Love Locks

Wanderlusting: Love Locks

"True love stories never have endings." ~ Richard Bach Symbolism  Locks are symbolic for many reasons. They are solid, all but impermeable without a key. You have to make a concerted effort to break a lock, and even then it isn't easy unless you have something like bolt cutters. And who walks around with those? [...]

Wanderlusting: Bridging Brooklyn (and Central Park) Part Two

Wanderlusting: Bridging Brooklyn (and Central Park) Part Two

"Brooklyn's good. Brooklyn's funky. Brooklyn's happening." ~ Waris Dirie Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall Saturday dawned way to early, even for this usual morning gal. Originally we were going to do sunrise on the Brooklyn Bridge. But thanks to our ten mile trek and Mother Nature deciding her hot flashes were over, we caught an extra hour [...]

Blustery Days in Brookyn

Blustery Days in Brookyn

"I remember perfectly my first trip to New York, when I was on the bridge between Brooklyn and Manhattan, when I saw the skyscrapers. It was like an incredible dream." ~ Diego Della Valle I am the epitome of a New Yorker. As an Upper East Sider, I am nestled cozily and comfortably in my [...]