Astoria Characters: The BFF of Socrates Sculpture Park

A comet’s tail of hair streaking in the air behind her, Audrey Dimola power-pedals to the front gate of Socrates Sculpture Park on Cherry Bomb, her single-speed Schwinn. Audrey’s the director of public programs for Socrates Park. She jumps off her burgundy “chariot of fire,” which is her constant commuter companion, and jubilantly raises her arms in a V. Because she loves her job. (She’s the park’s director of public programs.) Audrey and the park grew up together. Because she loves…

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Astoria Characters: The Golden-Haired Triplets

It is Athena Levesque who opens the door. Athena She is wearing a white long-sleeved sweater. The importance of her subtle sartorial statement will become immediately clear once you see her sisters. Andrea Andrea is outfitted in a black halter top. Arianna Arianna is clad in grey. Athena, Andrea and Arianna, 5-foot-6 models who have magnetic blue eyes and long, sunshine-blond hair parted down the middle, are identical triplets. Don’t worry if you can’t tell them apart. When they were little,…

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