“If you’re from New York, even if you’re a teenager, you’ve seen buildings torn down and new buildings put up. That’s what happens in New York. New York is all about change.” — Meredith Sue Willis


The World I Know

The World I Know

“The view of the Manhattan skyline always made my chest feel too full, like my heart had suddenly swelled in the way of the Grinch who stole Christmas the moment he went soft.” — Camille Perri

The Hand That Feeds

StayMatic“From above, Manhattan is just a lonely arm, squirting and bending from the big body of Brooklyn. It is not until you are inside it that you see it is the vital appendage, the hand that squeezes at the rest of the world, the muscle where everything that’s anything is made.” — Molly Prentiss