14th Street – Union Square Station Station after station of unmanned ticket booths MetroCard swipes unlock another world. The performers, dancers, musicians, the bootleg dvd peddlers, the evangelical pamphleteers who are dedicated to convert all the New York heathens as they rush home from their soul-suffocating jobs. Lean against the door balance read Howl for the third time this week.
Andrea Janov is a punk rock kid who believes in the beauty of the ordinary, the power of the vernacular, the history of the abandoned. She strives to reveal the power in what we see, say, do, ignore, and forget every day. She holds Creative Writing degrees from SUNY Purchase and Wilkes University.
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Reblogged this on back roads & city streets and commented:
I couldn’t be more psyched to have the first poem, 14th Street – Union Square Station, from the new New York City collection I am working on be published on Visitant.
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