Marjorie Mortensen: Queen of GreenFlea

Marjorie Mortensen, a 78-year-old vendor at the GreenFlea Market on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, offers much more than the jewelry she has displayed at her booth. She'll trade jokes, give restaurant recommendations, and tell stories about some of the fascinating people she's met being a flea market vendor for 30 years, all while styling some of her costume jewelry and a fun pair of glasses.


Sometimes I don't realize the potential I have to do things until I am actually doing them. Like driving from Savannah, Georgia to New York City in one day. Or eating three beignets all in one go. Street sign modifications in New Orleans Long term potential I can understand better. Like I know I have … Continue reading Travelers