Walking through the streets of any major metropolis can always present a higher risk to safety than any small town. Unless that town is "Crystal Lake," in which case I'd say that town is more dangerous. You know, cause of this...
I read a news story that one of the ways the MTA is proposing to deal with the overcrowding in the Subway is by removing train seats. Removing... Train... Seats... Let's try and be fair here, I know that most of us are...
On the way home, a quiet peaceful train ride. Listening to one of my tracks, working on my latest musical piece "I am your savior". The train reaches the Chambers stop, four youths get on the train. 3 females and 1...
A middle aged man, woman, and 3 younger kids. One probably 11, the other 8, and the youngest maybe 5. Clearly they have arrived from a trip somewhere, or perhaps they are here for vacation? In any case welcome...
"Fuck the police", a common term frequently heard in the inner city, many rap songs (Fat Joe seems to be fond of this phrase), and casual conversations on occasion. By now we should have all come to realize one thing about this,...
You swipe your metrocard, and a little message reads "Please swipe again", you swipe again, and yet another message says "Please swipe again", then you swipe one final time and the card reads "Just used", or even better "See...
Ever since I moved into this building, we have had trouble with the damn dryers in the laundry room. A quarter here, a quarter there, a dollar here, half and hour there. I ignored it and carried on, such...
Joe is a major happy camper today. He just landed a huge account that will be his ticket to a promotion, raise, and some serious perks. Joe's on his way back to his car when he spots something stuck under his...
There is something that I have said many times in my life. As a hip hop artist, and a blogger I have come across many talented and amazing individuals. I have said time and time again that a singer...
I was walking toward the subway turnstiles as I do every single morning, this homeless man comes over to me and asks "Hey man, you got a quarter for coffee?" Well, I recently had some guy in the street try...
A woman was riding the 7 train early Monday morning when 2 young men came over to her, one of them exposed himself to her. When the woman ignored the man, the other man screamed at her to look...
In Ivan Sanchez' book "Next Stop" there is a whole chapter on this topic: "What the fack are you looking at?" Anyone that grew up in the hood, NYC or otherwise knows these words. For the rest of you that...
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