New York Subway’s


The precision subway stops, the constant ebb and flow of people, the loud roar of the engines, the screeching of the brakes, the impressive crowd body instinctively knowing which direction to go, where to sit or stop and never tripping, running into anybody or falling over, so impressive. 

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Virgil’s Real Bbq – New York


Years ago I was discovered smoked dry rub ribs in North Carolina.  In the time since I have been searching for ribs to tempt me with smoky aroma and delicious dry rub leaving me wanting more.  

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Sanctuary Hotel – New York

“Black as midnight on a moonless night.”
Twin Peaks


Our room is next to the flag.

I wake in the darkness and think of the Red Room in Twin Peaks.  Doors are red.  Red stripes are in the carpet.  You will find more red in the hallways.

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Carol Burnette @ Beacon Theatre – New York City

beacon-theatre-1390The Beacon Theatre was originally conceived by film producer Herbert Lubin in 1926 as part of a projected chain of deluxe New York City movie palaces. Exquisite detailing abounds throughout, including elaborate gilded plaster moldings, polished hardwood, and brass staircase rails. Corridor murals depict atmospheric Eastern scenes of trading caravans complete with elephants, camels and other animals.

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Lou & Mickey’s

lou-mickeys-1287Gaze at the glowing Gaslamp Quarter sign.  

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China Max

china-max-1188_1This is the place my family likes to go to celebrate special occasions.  China Max is one of the nicest Chinese restaurants in town.  

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