Alberto was born in New York City, raised in Providence, Rhode Island, and spent most of his teenage years in the Dominican Republic. He was beginning his first year as a transfer student at a university in Rhode Island at the time of his interview.
Alberto’s Most Likely To Is: Most Likely to Work Hard Towards Becoming Successful Without Forgetting Exactly Where He Came From Continue reading “Conversation No. 49 – Talking with Alberto”
This post is not about this beautiful 1930 Model A Ford. This post is not even about the car’s owner, a friendly older gentleman who I met last Saturday. Continue reading “Bronx Tales”
Okay, let’s start at the end: It’s 6am. A young woman is pacing up and down the half block in front of my bldg across the street. “Excuse me miss, I just got robbed…” Her voice tails off. She stands in the street, pushed off the sidewalk by a crusty pile of snow, the remnants of a blizzard five days ago. Continue reading “6am in The Bronx”
Casey is from Brooklyn, New York. At the time of his interview, he was a third-year college student in New York City and was spending his days “either studying for my economics exams, at the movies with my girlfriend, or just hanging out with my friends.”
Casey’s Most Likely To Is: Most Likely to Follow His Own Path Continue reading “Conversation No. 26 – Talking with Casey”