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A Poem for Amadou (And again…)

The biggest headline in last week’s news was the Michael Brown Ferguson verdict. That has now been eclipsed by yesterday’s Read More

Urban Upbound

End of the Year Campaign: College Access

Friends, My organization, Urban Upbound, is holding its End of the Year Campaign to raise funds for our College Access Read More


Summer Season

I took these photos in August while experimenting with a new macro lens. I flexed my photography muscle first at Read More


San Gennaro, NYC

I took these shots at and around San Gennaro about 6 weeks ago. I was experimenting with white balance.


Happy #DiaDeLosMuertos

The Bronx is home to a large- and growing- Mexican population. What better way to celebrate Dia de los Muertos Read More


Friends Hope Death Won’t Doom a Devotee of Bronx History to Oblivion via New York Times

by David Gonzalez Morgan Powell lived for Bronx history. He spoke about everything from the borough’s parks, rivers and early Read More


Shannon Lee Gilstad is a recipient of the 25 Bronx Influential Women 2014 award and Founder of BronxCentric!: Bronx Movers and Shakers. Proud member of The Bronx Bloggers.

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