Posts Tagged ‘nyc sidewalks’

I’m over here!

September 8, 2013

look at me!

When you can’t locate friends and family, get on the horn, stand in the middle of the sidewalk, and wave your arms madly until they they see you.


Back there

June 8, 2013

Should I look?

I wanted to look back, but didn’t. At the time, I didn’t notice the window washers across the street. But that’s probably a good thing, because their scaffolding looks a little precarious.

One way here… and there

May 17, 2013


Correct me if I’m wrong, but don’t these pedestrians have such determination and purpose that their actions appear almost scripted? Maybe we’re witnessing an impromptu theater piece by the Time Warner Center.

Greetings from the Empire State

April 29, 2013

gray day

April has been really gray, hasn’t it? Or do I think that every time the sun is behind a cloud? No matter, I have great hopes for the may flowers, and how large and colorful they are going to be.

Dumpster danger

April 7, 2013

pick up the pace

Lady, get off the phone! Don’t look up, but walk quickly on. If you could see what we could see….

Tan, gray, beige & maroon

March 31, 2013

look ahead

That man just had to put his big arm in the photo. The woman’s thinking of other things, of course. Touching her neck might indicate vulnerability, or a chill. She is covering the purse, too.

Sushi & a peter pan collar

March 27, 2013

Sixth Ave.

It’s time for that gray corridor known as Sixth Avenue to lighten up now that spring is here. I don’t remember when I last saw a peter pan collar. Maybe it’s a seasonal trend?

By a 34th Street newsstand

February 1, 2013

a dollar and a dream

Business as usual on 34th Street: throngs walking toward Penn Station and a newsstand selling lottery tickets and winter magazines with bikini-clad women on the cover.

Walking and thinking

January 30, 2013


We leave our desks and take our thoughts to the sidewalk. Many people are walking around midtown thinking things through as they go about errands and pick up lunch.

View (#3) out the window

January 6, 2013


I like this series of photos in part for the background. It’s constant and the nearer car adds some color. The pedestrians come and go on the sidewalk stage.