Friday, November 24, 2017

The Fine Art of Disappearing

May 25, 2010 by  
Filed under Fiction, Ghosts, Secrets of NYC, Stories

(“Disappear” – Photos/Photo Art by Joe) I told Benny, “the cigar store Indian,” about the elusive demon that whispers to me and the threat it had made on my life. He asked if there were places I usually heard its voice. I named Smith Street in Brooklyn, where the threat was made, and in Manhattan, South Street by the Seaport and a section along Lexington Avenue where […]

Street Art – Inflatable Bag Monsters vs. The Jumper

April 28, 2010 by  
Filed under Everything Else

The video shows Joshua Allen Harris’ Inflatable Bag Monsters that he displays over subway sidewalk vents. They rise with the gushes of air. Now this I really, really like. It’s very creative and fun. (Uncredited – Harris’ Inflatable Bag Monster) Below is a video of British artist Antony Gormley’s statues that have been placed throughout NYC of late. Usually they […]

New York Public Library Main Branch

January 16, 2010 by  
Filed under Photos

(Photos by Bald Punk) I’ve always referred to this as the main branch of the NYPL, though Wikipedia notes that its official name is the Humanities and Social Sciences Library. It’s gorgeous inside. When I worked for Lehman Brothers, one year we had our Christmas/Holiday party there. — On the same day I took these photos: Bryant Park […]

Skyscrapers in the Snow

January 1, 2010 by  
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(Photos by Bald Punk) NYC looks great when it snows, though it’s a little difficult to photograph. The key is to keep the wind at your back. — Okay, so this post starts off the New Year. With the passing of each month, I’m more and more excited about this blog. I’m sure it will be  […]

Empire State Building at Night

September 2, 2009 by  
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(Photos by Bald Punk) My camera doesn’t take such great pictures at night. I took about 100 pictures on all different settings and these are the only ones I can post. These photos I took in the daytime: Empire State Building. There are somethings that happened over the weekend that I want to tell you about. […]

Empire State Building

August 15, 2009 by  
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(Photo by Bald Punk – click to expand) Click here to see the pictures I took the other day of the Empire State Building. I LOVE this building. It lifts my spirits whenever I see it. These were the hardest pictures to take. I kept getting dizzy, and also had to “take a moment” to […]