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Matt Schwarzfeld

Matt Schwarzfeld is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. His work has appeared in the Village Voice, City Limits, ProPublica, and rooflines.org

The Mysterious Life and Death of Queenie the Bull

For ten years Marge Oehler has commuted by express bus from Woodhaven, Queens to her secretarial job in the Financial District. Waiting for the bus on Atlantic Ave. at 8:40 on a recent Wednesday morning, she realized something strange was afoot.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUNE 2020

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