Take a Haitian jitney down NE Second Avenue, as I recently did, and you can find the whole of Miami. After you pass the ash-tinted asphalt of 95th Street heading south, cracks and small potholes begin to make the ride uneven. Squat homes, small grocery stores, and colorful shops reveal you're in Little Haiti. Then comes the elegant but diminutive Design District, and eventually you pass under the shadow of I-195 and... More >>>
Teo Castellanos channels a Puerto Rican small-time drug dealer in NE 2nd Avenue.