Breaking Down Abusive Memories

I got my vaccine and reclaimed the West Side.

Lisa Martens
May 24 · 4 min read
The Vessel, NYC, Hudson Yards

Yesterday, I got my first dose of the vaccine at the Javits Center. I took the train to Penn. Of course, I was a bit nervous, but also excited to protect myself against the disease that had killed my grandpa.

I don’t particularly like the area west of Penn Station, where the Javits Center is located. For…