New York Did it to Itself

Between the 1980’s through the early 90’s, crime was at its highest peak in New York City.

Photo by ian dooley on Unsplash

The streets filled in graffiti, drug dealers/users, and the homeless. Below the city, lied its greatest extent to such chaos, the subway. Almost daily, various individuals were harassed and mugged when taking a ride merely to work or home.

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Vanessa Leanne

Vanessa (n.): Writer, reader, & coffee enthusiast. A lover of 20th century poetry, abstract/contemporary art, & almond croissants at any given moment.