A New York Moment and a Fine Friday Night into Saturday in Knoxville

Memory is tied to all the senses: a touch on the skin, a glimpse of something familiar, a smell that transports. I have what I call San Francisco mornings. It’s something about a chill on a spring morning along with a fresh-baked smell and leisurely moments on a patio. It hits me sometimes in downtown […]

Inside of New York City: MOMA, Hamilton and More

(Ed. Note – Also See Part One: Inside of New York City: Entering the City and Greenwich Village, Part Three: Inside of New York City: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day ParadeĀ or Part Four: Inside of New York City: Christmastime in the City) One of the few unscheduled activities on my list for any free time I might […]

Inside of New York City: Entering the City and Greenwich Village

(Ed. Also see Part Two: Inside of New York City: MOMA, Hamilton and More, Part Three: Inside of New York City: Macy’s Thanksgiving Day ParadeĀ and Part Four: Inside of New York City: Christmastime in the City) I fell in love with many cities before I found Knoxville and made it my home. From New Orleans […]

A Visit to New York City in Photographs (Part 2 of 2)

Allegiant’s low priced, direct flights to New York City from Knoxville make a getaway to the city easy enough. The complication is that the flights only depart and arrive on Sunday and Thursday. We took the Sunday flight up and the Thursday flight back. Arrival on Sunday is early enough that most of the afternoon […]

A Visit to New York City In Photographs (Part 1 of 2)

After an early October trip to New York City, I promised photographs to come, but never quite got to it. The week of the Macy’s Parade seems like a good time to go there. As much as I love cities, this was only my third trip. I first went to the city with my family […]