Posts From Marquaysa Battle

City Life

Sister’s Uptown Bookstore Brings New Energy to Harlem!

I walked in on, “We gotta put our heads together and figure out how to get these boys reading,” and knew I found home-away-from-home in Harlem. Janifer Wilson, founder and


When Gentrification Looks Like A Crochet Mural

Su* is a Salvadoran immigrant living a quiet life in Bushwick who was shocked to find her home violated with a crochet mural by local artist, London Kaye. “I wanted