North Pole

Arrived at LaGuardia this evening around 9:30 pm, took the M60 to 125th and Lexington, and then the 4 train down to Union Square, the L train into Brooklyn, etc. It’s Chicago cold out there. The temperature is in the mid teens, but it feels like zero. There’s something about travel that just drains your writing energy.

13 thoughts on “North Pole

  1. Eloi Manning on said:

    It is fucking freezing, Wells, you’re not wrong. I had gloves on and I near damn bastard froze my hands off. Plus half the subways are closed tonight.

    Sadly, a lot of homeless people will die tonight. It’s that cold.

  2. As someone who splits his time roughly evenly between New York and Chicago, I love the reference to “Chicago cold” in this. Yes, it’s frigid. No, you’re not going to die. Chicago has a pretty robust homeless population, and they deal with this far more often than a handful of times per winter. New Yorkers have it easy. That said, I have nothing but sympathy for anyone spending tonight outside.

  3. Its even colder in brooklyn, those cobblestone streets and 4 story walk ups, the low hanging clouds from the river and the ocean, all those hipsters with tight pants smoking cigs, there’s no chicks. damn you might as well watch movies..

  4. Eloi you are right. In such a cold there is a huge possibility that many people will freeze to death. What are the measures taken by city in which you life to save homeless from freezing? Because in my city there are few camps where they can survive the strong winter in quite warm conditions.


  5. Since an individual which splits his / her moment around consistently among Ny in addition to Chicago, I really like that benchmark to be able to “Chicago cold” within this. Certainly, it really is cold. Absolutely no, you aren’t gonna cease to live. Chicago carries a quite strong destitute society, and they also manage this specific a great deal more normally compared to a good number of situations for every wintertime. Fresh Yorkers go effortless. Accordingly, We have only compassion get the right paying this evening outdoor.

    Eloi you’re correct. Ordinary frosty there’s a big chance that lots of men and women may freeze them to be able to demise. Are you ready for actions used through metropolis through which a person living to save lots of destitute through snowy? Due to the fact within our metropolis you will discover very few camps exactly where they could pull through that good wintertime within rather nice disorders. brazilian mastiff

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