Living in East Boston’s Jeffries Point

Six months after moving into East Boston’s Jeffries Point, I’m extremely happy.  When people learn it’s where I live, they usually react by saying “Oh, great move!” then shortly thereafter “Do you feel safe? Do you like it?”  I’m pleased to report that I agree it was a great move, that yes I do feel […]

Marching in Boston

A day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, I joined hundreds of thousands of people to march in solidarity with those who fear they may be marginalized by his presidency.  It was by far the densest crowd I’ve been a part of, with an estimated 185,000 people crammed into an approximately 15 acre corner of Boston Common.  It […]