Edie Weinstein tells a story about her parents, now gone, and the special way they had of connecting.
When Edie Weinstein took the stage to tell a story, she wasn’t prepared to be afraid. Here’s how she got through it.
David Bergman conveys the joy of a long-term relationship in this variation on the sonnet form.
New skyscrapers are constantly changing the Brooklyn skyline. But Charlie Scaturro wonders: Were humans really intended to live that high in the sky?
Dean Kostos’s newest book, This is Not a Skyscraper, contains many gems. This reflection on a porn watcher’s sense of entitlement to the attention of a neighborhood porn star–“earned by years of yearning”–is one such standout.
Allan Ishac explores the physical tension and need for connection in the man-boy relationship.
James Arthur reimagines the classic monster as a fashionable Manhattanite.
Ray Jennings wanted his first date with Danielle to be perfect. But he also needed to be himself.
Bold and out in New York City but self imposed “straightening up” while back home. Curtis Young wonders if dual identity is holding back the black gay community?
Matthew Rozsa offers three suggestions to protect both the police and the communities that fear them and calls for both groups to demand that politicians enact them.