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The New York Times Profiles My Ghost

October 30, 2009 by  
Filed under Ghosts, Photos, Secrets of NYC, Stories

(Pic is not my ghost) In today’s New York Times, you can find the article in the OP-Art section, pg A31. The title is Nightmare on Your Street by Lizzy Ratner. The name of my story is Bald Punk and Thirsty Ghost.  <<Update – I scanned and posted the article – click here>> You can find it at the bottom […]

It’s Not What You See

August 21, 2009 by  
Filed under Photos, Secrets of NYC

(Photos by Bald Punk – Spring Street from Mercer) Dog-tired after demoing an apartment the other day, I avowed to walk the mile or so uptown to Strand Bookstore on 13th Street and B’way. It would have been easier to jump on the subway. But I was in the mood for a good walk. I left a dust cloud and heap of rubble in my wake, […]

We’re on a Road Trip to Home Depot (Secrets Interlude)

August 13, 2009 by  
Filed under Scrappy Doodles, Secrets of NYC, Stories

(Photo by Bald Punk – Columbus Circle from Central Park South – click to expand) First– I promise over the weekend to take you one step deeper into the darkest secrets New York has to offer. I’ve been thinking about where to go next, and it came to me moments ago– Me and you got to go back […]


August 10, 2009 by  
Filed under Brooklyn Bridge, Secrets of NYC, Stories

(Photo by Bald Punk – Lower Manhattan by South Street) I’m not perfect. I see homeless people on the street and think, should I give them money, pity, the cold shoulder, an evil stare that says “stay away?”  Is the way they are their fault or is it God’s, societies, bad luck or did a watershed event ruin them? Then […]