With Christmas and everything, I just never got around to posting that on Monday I was published in The New York Times. I wrote an entry for the Metropolitan Diary column, which you can see on page B2 of Monday’s paper (mine’s the fourth entry in the piece), or online. Plus, the cartoon accompanying the column is for my entry, which is great. Here’s an except, hope you enjoy:
On a late September afternoon, a neighbor of mine, Noah Ingber, came home to his Morningside Heights apartment from his teaching job in Queens, and noticed that the back wheel of his bike, locked outside his building, was gone.