Bob Dylan writes about his life in Chronicles: Volume One. This a remarkable book that explores the critical chapters in his life and career. We are taken to Greenwich Village, circa 1961. This is when he first arrived in Manhattan. Dylan's New York is a magical city of possibilities. Nightlong parties, literary findings; intense loves and new friendships. There are also side trips to New Orleans, Woodstock and Minnesota. Dylan has the gift of storytelling. Read on for more intrigue.