Dear Brooklyn… by Ketriana Yvonne

You are mine and will always be mine. I was born to love you, Bedstuy, Fort Greene till I die. Although we have had our many breakups I have left you for others; Washington D.C Baltimore but even the sun …

The #AfroPunk Podcast..!?

Like most Brooklynites plugged in deep I follow AfroPunk religiously. I love all the music at the festival in Commodore Barry Park, but it’s really the fashion expressions that strike the deepest cord with me. The beauty that is documented …

#Wu-tang Clan brings the 36 Chambers back to #Brooklyn!

Yes, you heard it right! For all those who know the RZA, the GZA, O.D.B., Ghostface Killah, Raekwon the Chef and the rest of the Clan, already know how it gets down when the click does it. So when we …

Brooklyn’s Got Serious Cake!

Come and get it!! I stop at Settepani Bakery in East Williamsburg, Brooklyn as often as I can, and it’s always a treat when I run into the owner, my friend Nino! Nino is a great guy with a bright …

#dearbrooklyn by Aviva

Dear Brooklyn, Last year during a tough time I tried to expand my options and consider renting a spot in Queens that was really in my budget and came recommended from a dear friend.   I set up a time …

#dearbrooklyn by Dick

Dear Brooklyn, so many things I wanna say to you, but I feel you might already know what I’m going to say. From living on top of a porno store, to surviving 911 and the Black Out on a BMX …

#dearbrooklyn byAlex G.

Dear Brooklyn Two Brooklyn Dogs  (text&art) by Alex Gruss Dog A tells Dog B – “I miss the old days when the only pet stores were in Manhattan!” Name: Alex Gruss 1. Arrived in Fort Greene: 19862. Number of times …

#dearbrooklyn by Morgan A.

Dear Brooklyn I Remember… by Morgan A. Jones Dear Brooklyn, I remember walking to and from school when I can get beef patties, pizza, and quarter waters on the same block – or even the same store! I remember hot …

#dearBrooklyn by Digital X.

Dear Brooklyn… We “Juicy” in Brooklyn! By Digital X Dear Brooklyn,Hello to the new Brooklynites and Brooklyn Natives, we here at TrulyBrooklyn recognize, unless you were born here, we all come from somewhere, with the idea we can make brooklyn …

#dearBrooklyn by Damani h.

Dear Brooklyn… So many hoods…. By Damani Dear Brooklyn, You run through my veins, and gave me my very first experiences in life. From my crib, the music from the record playing the living room downstairs echoed throughout the brownstone. …