About the Book
"From Span to Strand, the Promenade to Seagate, Bay Ridge to Flatbush, buy a 15 cent token the size of a dime, bump the wooden turnstile and enjoy the time, down McDonald Avenue on the Independent line."
A poetic autobiography chronicles the author's life growing up in Brooklyn.
Anthony, a life-long Brooklynite was born in 1948. He attended St. Athanasius Elementary School, Lafayette High School, SUNY Fredonia, and Brooklyn College, and has recently retired from the Department of Education after having served 30 years as a special education teacher. Anthony was mentored by and worked closely with Ken Siegelman, Brooklyn's third Poet Laureate until his passing in June of 2009. Anthony lives with his wife Ann in Windsor Terrace, and is currently working on his second collection of poems.