5/4/2020 – Forty-ninth Entry

Forty-ninth Entry   (click for detail)   Monday, May 4th, 2020 Last night was the third night in a row that the mobile morgue’s chiller was off. Continuing south on Seventh Avenue, I realized I hadn’t seen the usual clan of rats in a few nights. They were...

5/7/2020 – Fifty-Second Entry

Fifty-second Entry   Thursday, May 7th, 2020 A chilly mid-spring morning; happily, the heat is still on in my building. The immeasurable variety of subtly different spring green shades, preserved by cold weather, will begin to diminish—even to the most discerning...

5/6/2020 – Fifty-First Entry

Fifty-first Entry    (Click for detail)   Wednesday, May 6th, 2020 The soundscape continues to expand. The beeping of a truck in reverse, the irregular thud of a hand cart with one funky wheel, human banter from the sidewalks, and the harsh whine and...

5/3/2020 – Forty-eighth Entry

Forty-eighth Entry     Sunday, May 3rd, 2020 Today I had an espresso, my first since the lockdown started. Served in a tiny paper cup less than 2″ tall, it probably contained the same amount of paper used in the meter-long receipt from yesterday’s hand...

5/2/2020 – Forty-seventh Entry

Forty-seventh Entry     Saturday, May 2nd, 2020 The Kentucky Derby was not run today. On this sunny Saturday afternoon, Spring Street was much busier than two or three weeks ago, but still much quieter than “normal.” This afternoon, I went out to photograph...

Special Entry – Mid

Special Entry 2 – Midpoint   (click to enlarge)Photo: May 17th, 2020 Spring Street   Wednesday, May 27th, 2020 Hello People, This coming Sunday, May 31st Covid Entry 26—more of a prayer than a typical entry—will be sent. It was written on Easter...