Category Archive: Street Life

“Weekly Photo Challenge: Hot”

Hot Dog in New York City   and his owner cooling off in the shade of Tompkins Square, down in Alphabet City.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Old Fashioned

Old Fashioned.  Such a state of mind. I could take a mug shot of myself and present a rather confronting picture of old and fashioned what with the facial lines and the lipstick… Continue reading

Gay Pride, Living Happily Ever After in NYC

Wild celebrations are expected in New York today for the annual Gay Pride March  after the NY state legislature passing of same-sex marriage. Recently, reading the dramatic and interesting Boy: On Boys,  the following comment… Continue reading

Missing San Francisco

Sunshine San Francisco

What’s Not to Love About San Francisco?

The People You Meet

Or rather, the people who meet you. Stepping out yesterday a gentleman stopped me in the street.  He had a mobile telephone to his ear and I assumed his stopping me with an “excuse… Continue reading

Sun Protection . . .

. . . always so important! Sitting in the sunshine of the Civic Centre, wonderful San Francisco where colourful is always a guarantee. What is not to love!

Meet Jackie . . .

. . .  my new friend. Yesterday, a pleasant afternoon here in San Francisco, I took to the streets of the Tenderloin where I had the pleasure of meeting Jackie.  Jackie was sitting… Continue reading

On The Bus . . .

. . . with a blonde Betty Boop and the Valentine’s Day Blues. New York goes to town in a big way for the day of love. Flowers, chocolates, red hearts, pink hearts,… Continue reading

Feeling the Love . . .

. . . of rapturous fans is now a memory for the New York Giants and that wonderful day three years ago when Mayor Mike Bloomberg threw a ticker tape parade to celebrate… Continue reading