Liliana Bobo: The Patron Saint of Central Park’s Feathered Set

Lillian Bobo feeds a flying pigeon in Central Park

I was so disappointed. I was basking in the glow of a wonderful wildlife moment and in she ruined it. Not on purpose mind you, I know that, but without warning my subject, a big, beautiful Canadian goose who was stretching and preening like a supermodel for my camera, abandoned me, leaving me bewildered and annoyed. […]

Exploring The Heights of The Cathedral Of St. John The Divine

At over 120 years old and the largest Cathedral church in the world, St. John the Divine was on my “explore” to-do list for some time. Over the years it’s hosted dignitaries such as Martin Luther King Jr., Nelson Mandela, and the Dalai Lama. Sting gave a concert there for the launch of his album […]

Union Square Greenmarket: More Than Tulips And Marmalade

Looking for a palm reading with your baked goods? Or some hydrangea and a game of chess? On a visit to Union Square’s Greenmarket, it was all that and a man in a Speedo It was a beautiful Saturday morning and I, along with every other New Yorker it seemed, was anxious to get my […]