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New York Under Snow

By at 25 February, 2010, 1:50 pm

When I embarked on my travels this morning it a mixture of slush and rain was falling. Now, its a sheet of white outside. I couldn’t bring myself to do much in the area of photography. But this is what I have to offer you, today. I had trouble resizing on the machine I’m using.


Happy Valentine’s Day

By at 14 February, 2010, 12:00 am


Election Day 2009

By at 3 November, 2009, 10:54 am

Am I the only one who forgot to vote today? I left out the house and wasn’t reminded to vote until I went through the turnstile. Unlike last year, there wasn’t much advertising done in the neighborhood. After turning on the TV for the weather, you would think that someone would have mentioned something about […]


Happy Halloween

By at 31 October, 2009, 12:00 am


Michael Jackson’s This Is It

By at 29 October, 2009, 12:36 am

After I left work Wednesday, I went straight to the theater looking forward to seeing Michael Jackson’s This is It. Arriving an hour early so that I can pick my seat instead of being left with slim pickings was my goal. When I arrived to the theater I thought there would be chaos, but that […]


Good Morning Heartache

By at 18 October, 2009, 12:00 am



Three Years and A Day…

By at 12 September, 2009, 8:48 am

Three years and one day ago Urban Observation was founded. And so today we celebrate, one day late. Pardon me as I’m on CP Time (explanation below). With a search for Love from The Orange Phoenix, insights and reflections of life from the mind of Dan-Sean Mankind — whom both contribute great poetry — we […]


Thoughtful Thursday: Conversely Elevated

By at 27 August, 2009, 4:26 pm

The following text is to be considered a steady stream of conscienceness. Any grammar or spelling errors should not be excused, as this has not been looked over by an editor or revisited by its author. That being said… Let’s get down to the post. I pretty much don’t care about what I put on […]


Thoughts for Thursday: Above Reproach

By at 6 August, 2009, 8:53 am

Someone inquired about my whereabouts — you know who you are. I’ve been out of touch and out of reach, but hope to get back to a regular blogging schedule. More on where I’ve been and  my thoughts on that experience later. Random Thoughts: This is a blog post I’ve been working on in my […]