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Explorations in Paris Without Leaving NYC... New CW Blog Post

Explorations in Paris Without Leaving NYC… New CW Blog Post

February 28, 2013

New Cathryn’s World post: Explorations in Paris Without Leaving NYC: Discovering Paris in Color — Mai Oui! Writing this post at my other blog made me wonder… could a pictorial of NYC ever be so wonderfully colorful? It could offer other things, fantastic architecture, charm in places, color here and there but not like this, […]

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Reflections on the City Immediately Post 9/11

Reflections on the City Immediately Post 9/11

September 11, 2011

I wrote a piece about my experiences after September 11th in NYC. There was a period where there was a very different feeling in the air and we all felt connected. You can read it here: NYC September 12th: In the Midst of Tragedy, A Gentle, Open Feeling in the Air

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NYC Street Poetry: Marge Piercy's "To Be Of Use"

NYC Street Poetry: Marge Piercy's "To Be Of Use"

June 10, 2011

New at my personal blog, Cathryn’s World (updated nowhere as frequently as this one!): NYC Street Poetry: Marge Piercy, “To Be of Use.” Poetry taped to a light post on an NYC street. You never know where you’ll find some culture!

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Spotlight: Neighborhood Blog - The SoHo Memory Project

Spotlight: Neighborhood Blog – The SoHo Memory Project

March 2, 2011

A new blog has popped up in SoHo! Only in existence since January 1st, 2011, the blog focuses on growing up in SoHo in the ’70′s and includes lots of great photos and insight into SoHo’s history as well as present day. Check out The Soho Memory Project: Every person has his or her own […]

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Two Recent Attacks At Washington Square

Two Recent Attacks At Washington Square

February 16, 2011

I noted last week how empty Washington Square Park was as I walked there but at no time did I feel nervous walking through. Yet, A Walk In the Park Blog reports that two people (one a Parks Department employee) have been attacked in the last month in Washington Square, one attack occurred last week. […]

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January 27, 2011

The Arch in the Snow ! over at Luma Blog.

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New Entry at Cathryn's World Blog: Lost Garden

New Entry at Cathryn's World Blog: Lost Garden

December 17, 2010

I came across an arrow indicating a “Lost Garden” next to an isolated diner along the West Side Highway on a snow-covered morning in the far West Village awhile back. Does it still exist? Can something like that exist in NYC today? More on this at Cathryn’s World.

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New LUMA Blog

New LUMA Blog

June 22, 2010

You may not remember LUMA, a restaurant that existed in Chelsea in the ’90’s on Manhattan’s Ninth Avenue but I loved it there. My new LUMA blog is devoted to the spirit of LUMA – or how I remember it. LUMA Blog will be broader in focus than WSP Blog – it’ll cover NYC with […]

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Blog Update

Blog Update

February 8, 2010

February 8th — I’ll be blogging less for the month of February working on raising funds and writing my book! Any WSP or Parks-related meetings coming up will be posted under Events & Actions. You can also follow me on Twitter. I will get some photos up of the recent construction soon! Thanks for stopping […]

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NYC Parks Department Concedes Artists Have Right to Sell Art in High Line Park Post Arrests

NYC Parks Department Concedes Artists Have Right to Sell Art in High Line Park Post Arrests

December 21, 2009

Visit the recently debuted A Walk in the Park Blog to hear the latest on the High Line Park where artists were arrested three times in recent months for selling artwork in the new park. Artist and activist Robert Lederman is prepared to challenge the City Parks Department with a new lawsuit. He has previously […]

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