MEET THE TURTLES… AND THE NEW YORKERS WHO CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT THEM by Laurie Gwen Shapiro
Turtle-riffici! My friend Laurie Gwen Shapiro has fabulously and amphibiously featured my dear roommates (for more than 30 years!) in this beautiful piece about urban turtle-lovers.
MEET THE TURTLES THAT HIBERNATE IN MINI-FRIDGES AND CRUISE IN BARBIE JEEPS—AND THE NEW YORKERS WHO CAN’T LIVE WITHOUT THEM
In early June, on a busy Manhattan street, I bumped into Flash Rosenberg, a woman who freelanced for the art magazine I worked at a million years ago. Flash invited me up to her loft and gave me a cup of coffee. She still makes her living as a cartoonist and photographer, and her place was as jam-packed as you would expect a cartoonist/photographer’s loft to be. It was a fun 25 minutes of catch-up, but I had an appointment nearby. As I checked my phone for the time, she raised a finger and asked, “Do you want to meet my boys?”
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