It can be easy to live in the now and feel as though things–life, crime, politics, religion, social justice, weather systems, family dynamics, everything–have never been in more turmoil than they currently are. Particularly without some historical tethering to keep things in perspective. I have
“Greater things are still to be done, in this city.” It was the eve of press day five years ago and I hustled a set of proofs to my copy editor at the time, Dennis Held, west on Second Ave. toward his home in Vinegar
A couple of years ago, I had been dreaming of capturing one of those iconic photos of legs dangling in the sunset as people spun in a giant circle while riding the county fair swing ride. I put the decision on London, my 14 year old.