About Urban Wordscapes...

The story can be true or fictional, funny or serious, sophisticated or silly. It’s up to you. Tell the story behind the photograph or make one up invoking feelings inspired by the picture. You can also collaborate with a friend, one of you writing the stories, the other taking the pictures. This website is a collection of stories posted city by city, urban wordscapes. We welcome you to browse this site and enjoy each one of them. To upload your story, click here. Everyone has a story, and we want to share them all!

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Magellan’s Folly

Posted by Richard Scheiner, in

I’m pretty sure we were in high school, probably 1970, 1971, when one of our friends comped us some tickets to see Frank Zappa at the old Fillmore East in the Village, at 105 2nd Avenue. We lived on Long ...
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Coco

Posted by Roger C., in

We are having to put our baby down today and it is heartbreaking. I remember the first time I saw Coco at the pound in Naples and I thought you were so handsome. We thought you were already taken but boy ...
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Forward Shift

Posted by montaukman08, in

Forward Shift People can get nostalgic when trading in a car. They often spend their final time with the vehicle and affectionately pat the hood goodbye. Photos are snapped and eyes get misty. Since I sell them for a living, I ...