Travel | Vignettes Vol.1 No.1

Downtown Crossing, Boston, Massachusetts © 2020 by Vernon Miles Kerr, Tax-deductible business travel is one of the blessings of what has recently been dubbed “gig-work.” Gig workers take on short term projects, usually as independent contractors. Along with the tax benefit is a personal one: These extended stays for business can offer  immersive experiences… Read More Travel | Vignettes Vol.1 No.1

Poetry | The Bells of Filene’s

The Bells of Filene’s © 2017 Vernon Miles Kerr   Any Boston afternoon, Downtown Crossing’s canyons Surge with cars and shoppers. Walk-Don’t Walk, Thousands of feet shuffle. Screeching on Red, Honking on Green, Buses and Ducks Trailing smokescreens.   A faint tinkle penetrates The cacophony. The City pauses, Takes a breath, And listens. The Bells… Read More Poetry | The Bells of Filene’s