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What You Are…

June 21, 2012 by  
Filed under Fiction, Secrets of NYC, Stories

What You Are…

(Joe – Photo by M) “Everyone sees what you appear to be, few really know what you are…” Machiavelli – Bones aching, covered in dust, I opened my apartment door to find Scrappy Doodles three feet in the air and whirling in circles. I dropped my hands in defense, not having the energy to try and grab him. Lady […]

The Siren Sings

June 7, 2012 by  
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The Siren Sings

(SS Sirius *movie still/see below – Photoshopped by Joe) It was a late winter afternoon, and the salty breeze from the East River grew colder by the moment. Jack and I were onboard the oyster sloop, about to shove off from Miller’s Landing by Fulton Ferry. We were going out on our nightly patrol, looking for signs of the steamer carrying the siren named […]