“Whoever is born in New York is ill-equipped to deal with any other city: all other cities seem, at best, a mistake, and, at worst, a fraud.”
For me, New York meant freedom.
In New York you are your own person. You may reach out and embrace all of Manhattan in sweet aloneness, or you can go to hell if you want to.
The sky was a grand blue benediction, and beneath it the wonderful air of New York.
The author of The Souls of Black Folk, Black Reconstruction in America, and editor ...
An American author and Guggenheim Fellow best known for writing Native Son, originally published ...
The renowned and ancient city of Gotham.
A journalist gathers and handles all the news that means trouble to someone, the murders, the fires, suicides, robberies, and all that sort.
We're all mad here.