Side-Tracked by Research

The Internet gives so much yet takes so much away! Time, I mean. But it’s all worth it when I stumble across something like this. There’s a Tenement Museum in New York City and their website is just chock-full of inspiring images for the writer of a story that begins in a tenement in NYC in the late nineteenth century. Most notably, here’s exactly who I imagine when I think of the hero of my work-in-progress: