Tag Archives: Montclair New Jersey

Glad I Saw It: Zombie Children

I’ve never watched The Walking Dead, but I keep hearing about it being the best thing ever. I doubt that, but I’m sure it fills a rotting, fetid need of some sort. It was inevitable, I suppose, that we went … Continue reading

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Landing in a Soft Nest

I attended a wonderful event yesterday that renewed by gratitude for having landed in Montclair.  While I was there, I had two separate conversations with people who were currently renting, but either about to leave or trying to buy in … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Thoreau at Raymond’s

As a (I can’t yet bear to say former) teacher of all things literary, I love to see businesses use quotations from authors – even when they are used to sell their products! The pictured Thoreau quotation was above the … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Rusty Knight

This Rusted Knight stands guard outside Milt’s Antiques on Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair.  He’s pretty cool. I’ve never been inside Milt’s Antiques, but since it’s been around for forty years, there must be some amazing things in there. In regards … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Real Discovery

This sign in front of Watchung Plaza’s Yoga Desha pretty much sums up what I hoped to do for myself with the “Glad I Saw It” posts.  Often, perspective is everything.  Brooklyn may have had secrets and spontaneous street art, … Continue reading

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Glad I Saw It: Starfire after the Montclair Parade

Purring outside on the street, this car called me over with its bold whitewalls.  I had to walk over to see it, but I’m not one to get in the middle of other people’s business.  Well, at least not overtly. … Continue reading

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