The Sugar Shack

Written by Jonathan Aryeh Wayne, June 12, 2019 The temperature was 90 degrees with a heat index of 96, as I sweated profusely in the daytime sun, standing in a line stretching more than half a mile long as I waited to board the ferry to Rockaway Beach, NY. It was the day before Memorial…

A Little Bit Too Much

Written by Jonathan Aryeh Wayne, January 8, 2018 It was about 1:30 in the morning and I honestly thought that I was close to death from sleep deprivation. It was only the second night on our roadtrip down south to chase the solar eclipse in rural North Carolina. I was lying in my tent, flat…

Citizens United Save New York!

Published by Jonathan Aryeh Wayne, August 2, 2015, based on his memoirs from July 26-30, 2015 Sunday, July 26, 2015 It all started with the Megabus ride to Manhattan at 11:00 am. My reserved seat was in the very first row on the second floor of the double decker bus, with a panoramic glass window…