Inspirational thoughts from Nyack Yoga second floor women’s bathroom stall

Breathing in, I claim my body
Breathing out, i smile
I know this is a wonderful moment
Thich Nhat Hanh

We must be willing to let go of the life we’ve planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us
Joseph Campbell

4 am fries [fries with cheese and gravy] at JohnnyCakes

Taxicab black limousine style with the logo  “La Familia Taxi: Psalms 24:1 Taxi: Spring Valley”

Empty store front papered over with sheet music from Rachmaninoff)’s Fourth Quartet.

Nyack & Halloween-perfect together. Boo Sandy-Trick or Treat Down Main Street organized for children cheated out of trick or treating (and businesses cheated out of revenue). Music in the Riverspace parking lot. A lively crab leading songs and a magician.

Women with yoga mats and yoga mat holders/quivers. Nyack has as many yoga studios as bars.

More Gene Reed signs-Behave!-what happens today is on Facebook tomorrow. Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. What people need is a good listening to I’d like to help you out. Which way did you come in? There will be no working during drinking hours Madness is genius; beauty is imperfection. And it’s better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.

Hello Delly signs-No bareback, Pay before read, No beer before 8:00 am sold here by law

Nyack Library surrounded by fallen leaves

Foggy Nyack-can’t see the mountain, can’t see the river.

New Nyack businesses-flower shop, fancy candy, blow outs, vintage modern home furnishings.

Standing on the ATM line at Case with Jonathan Demme [the film director]

The Christmas tree and the menorah in Veterans Square.

Who is Vinnie Raffa?

Polka dot bow tie on the sidewalk


Thirtyish man with shaved head and long ginger sideburns.

Woman helping up older woman who slipped on icy sidewalk