The Infamous Afro Baby of Hughes Ave

Out here on the rough and tumble streets of the Bronx, there are plenty of shady characters to keep you vigilant. If you’re up early enough, you can find the incredibly vulgar, and equally entertaining, man known only as “Uncle Jim” (more on him in a future post) sitting on the stoop of 2488. And … Continue reading

M.E.A.T. Club

Shortly after class last Wednesday, a few friends and the gents over at Yello Haus kicked off the first of what we hope will be a weekly tradition. It was the first meeting of the M.E.A.T. Club, that is, Men Eating Animals Together. Pretty self-explanatory. I understand how this might appear to the casual observer. … Continue reading

2488 Hughes

Welcome to 2488 Hughes! Home of my Bronx Life anecdotes and the occasional satire and fiction. You know it’s hard writing a mission statement when you really don’t have a mission. Hopefully my piss-poor photoshopping skills will entertain readers in the meantime.