The research and grant proposal are done. No proposals have been sent out yet to anyone who would be willing to help fund the project. No materials have been purchased yet for the proposed 12 canvases that will make up the body of work that will be known as Five Miles From Times Square. No expeditions into the fecund swamps of Hudson and Bergen counties have been planned as of yet. But the train has left the station.
I now have to put my money where my mouth is. I believe I can.