Karen, the day before her release from Taconic Correctional Facility. She served 35 years. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

Karen, the day before her release from Taconic Correctional Facility. She served 35 years. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

 Walking through the gate into freedom. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

Walking through the gate into freedom. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

 Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

 Harlem, NY. (May 1, 2017)

Harlem, NY. (May 1, 2017)

 South Bronx, NY (May 2, 2017).

South Bronx, NY (May 2, 2017).

 Job interview. New York City (May 5, 2017)

Job interview. New York City (May 5, 2017)

 Being outfitted by Sanctuary for Families, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services. New York City (May 10, 2017).

Being outfitted by Sanctuary for Families, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services. New York City (May 10, 2017).

 Outside the homeless shelter, Karen’s residence. South Bronx, NY (May 10, 2017).

Outside the homeless shelter, Karen’s residence. South Bronx, NY (May 10, 2017).

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 New bedroom in a homeless shelter in the East Village. New York City. (May 19, 2017)

New bedroom in a homeless shelter in the East Village. New York City. (May 19, 2017)

 Delivering papers to the courthouse in Staten Island as part of her paralegal duties. New York (June 2, 2017)

Delivering papers to the courthouse in Staten Island as part of her paralegal duties. New York (June 2, 2017)

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 Saturday morning. East Village, NY (June 10, 2017)

Saturday morning. East Village, NY (June 10, 2017)

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 Trader Joes

Trader Joes

 Union Square farmer’s market.

Union Square farmer’s market.

 Meeting a friend after work. New York City (June 23, 2017)

Meeting a friend after work. New York City (June 23, 2017)

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 Gay Pride. New York City (June 25, 2017)

Gay Pride. New York City (June 25, 2017)

 Washington Square

Washington Square

 At the Metropolitan Museum of Art with the former superintendent of the prison where she was incarcerated for many years. She had worked as the superintendent’s clerk. New York City (July 19, 2017)

At the Metropolitan Museum of Art with the former superintendent of the prison where she was incarcerated for many years. She had worked as the superintendent’s clerk. New York City (July 19, 2017)

 Same bedroom at the homeless shelter two months after her arrival. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

Same bedroom at the homeless shelter two months after her arrival. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

 Dinner hour at the shelter.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

Dinner hour at the shelter.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

 The backyard at the shelter. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

The backyard at the shelter. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

 All of Karen’s possessions.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

All of Karen’s possessions.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

 Karen signs in for the night. East Village, NY (July 19, 2017).

Karen signs in for the night. East Village, NY (July 19, 2017).

 Times Square after being to a play as the invited guest of the producer. New York City. (July 26, 2017)

Times Square after being to a play as the invited guest of the producer. New York City. (July 26, 2017)

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 Talking with Nate, a  man who panhandles next to her shelter. East Village, NY (August 13, 2017).

Talking with Nate, a  man who panhandles next to her shelter. East Village, NY (August 13, 2017).

 Greeting JB’s sister for the first time in many years. (JB, Karen’s lifetime partner, died in prison two years before Karen’s release.) Staten Island, NY (September 4, 2017)

Greeting JB’s sister for the first time in many years. (JB, Karen’s lifetime partner, died in prison two years before Karen’s release.) Staten Island, NY (September 4, 2017)

 Staten Island Ferry. New York. (September 4, 2017)

Staten Island Ferry. New York. (September 4, 2017)

 Sunday morning services at Trinity Church. New York City (September 17, 2017).

Sunday morning services at Trinity Church. New York City (September 17, 2017).

 Trinity Church courtyard. New York City (September 17, 2017).

Trinity Church courtyard. New York City (September 17, 2017).

 Karen, the day before her release from Taconic Correctional Facility. She served 35 years. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)
 Walking through the gate into freedom. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)
 Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)
 Harlem, NY. (May 1, 2017)
 South Bronx, NY (May 2, 2017).
 Job interview. New York City (May 5, 2017)
 Being outfitted by Sanctuary for Families, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services. New York City (May 10, 2017).
 Outside the homeless shelter, Karen’s residence. South Bronx, NY (May 10, 2017).
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 New bedroom in a homeless shelter in the East Village. New York City. (May 19, 2017)
 Delivering papers to the courthouse in Staten Island as part of her paralegal duties. New York (June 2, 2017)
_DSF7379.jpg
 Saturday morning. East Village, NY (June 10, 2017)
_DSF7406.jpg
_DSF7420.jpg
_DSF7432.jpg
 Trader Joes
 Union Square farmer’s market.
 Meeting a friend after work. New York City (June 23, 2017)
_DSF7519.jpg
_DSF7521.jpg
 Gay Pride. New York City (June 25, 2017)
 Washington Square
 At the Metropolitan Museum of Art with the former superintendent of the prison where she was incarcerated for many years. She had worked as the superintendent’s clerk. New York City (July 19, 2017)
 Same bedroom at the homeless shelter two months after her arrival. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)
 Dinner hour at the shelter.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)
 The backyard at the shelter. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)
 All of Karen’s possessions.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)
 Karen signs in for the night. East Village, NY (July 19, 2017).
 Times Square after being to a play as the invited guest of the producer. New York City. (July 26, 2017)
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 Talking with Nate, a  man who panhandles next to her shelter. East Village, NY (August 13, 2017).
 Greeting JB’s sister for the first time in many years. (JB, Karen’s lifetime partner, died in prison two years before Karen’s release.) Staten Island, NY (September 4, 2017)
 Staten Island Ferry. New York. (September 4, 2017)
 Sunday morning services at Trinity Church. New York City (September 17, 2017).
 Trinity Church courtyard. New York City (September 17, 2017).

Karen, the day before her release from Taconic Correctional Facility. She served 35 years. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

Walking through the gate into freedom. Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

Bedford Hills, NY (April 17, 2017)

Harlem, NY. (May 1, 2017)

South Bronx, NY (May 2, 2017).

Job interview. New York City (May 5, 2017)

Being outfitted by Sanctuary for Families, Center for Battered Women’s Legal Services. New York City (May 10, 2017).

Outside the homeless shelter, Karen’s residence. South Bronx, NY (May 10, 2017).

New bedroom in a homeless shelter in the East Village. New York City. (May 19, 2017)

Delivering papers to the courthouse in Staten Island as part of her paralegal duties. New York (June 2, 2017)

Saturday morning. East Village, NY (June 10, 2017)

Trader Joes

Union Square farmer’s market.

Meeting a friend after work. New York City (June 23, 2017)

Gay Pride. New York City (June 25, 2017)

Washington Square

At the Metropolitan Museum of Art with the former superintendent of the prison where she was incarcerated for many years. She had worked as the superintendent’s clerk. New York City (July 19, 2017)

Same bedroom at the homeless shelter two months after her arrival. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

Dinner hour at the shelter.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

The backyard at the shelter. East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

All of Karen’s possessions.  East Village, NY (July 17, 2017)

Karen signs in for the night. East Village, NY (July 19, 2017).

Times Square after being to a play as the invited guest of the producer. New York City. (July 26, 2017)

Talking with Nate, a  man who panhandles next to her shelter. East Village, NY (August 13, 2017).

Greeting JB’s sister for the first time in many years. (JB, Karen’s lifetime partner, died in prison two years before Karen’s release.) Staten Island, NY (September 4, 2017)

Staten Island Ferry. New York. (September 4, 2017)

Sunday morning services at Trinity Church. New York City (September 17, 2017).

Trinity Church courtyard. New York City (September 17, 2017).

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