many other people, like to take a walk in the park when I am feeling stressed
out. By placing one foot in front of the other in a rhythmic fashion, I can
bring my consciousness back into line. At one of the lowest moments in my life,
I walked all the way from Columbus Circle to the East Village along Broadway
without stopping. By the time I got downtown, what was bothering me when I was
uptown felt really far away.
great public spots where the people of Our Community can play baseball, jog, or
relax and read on warm sunny days. McCarren Park is the central park in Our
Community. It is a nice park, but you can still tell that you are in the city
when you are in it because of the skyscrapers visible to the west. The best
park in the city is Prospect Park, because when you are surrounded by its tall
trees, you forget you are in Brooklyn.
ordinary is magical. So many people think that they have to fantasize in order
to have fun. I think the best way to have an interesting life is to make every
moment of everyday existence into something spectacular.