Saturday, July 31, 2021

In My Head

March 15, 2010 by  
Filed under Ghosts, Secrets of NYC, Stories

(Bald Punk – Photo by T) On the way home from Jeremy’s Ale House I had an all-too-real daydream about turn-of-the-century Coney Island and a juxtaposed slave ship that was sailing into NY Harbor. The ghost of a slave named Hardy had literally reached out to me from the bowels of the ship. His hand blotted out the lights of Coney . . . Home from […]

White Fire

March 8, 2010 by  
Filed under Ghosts, Secrets of NYC, Stories

(Front Street – Photo by Bald Punk) After a winter’s evening spent imbibing beer with the b’hoys, I had slipped out of Jeremy’s Ale House onto the cobbled Front Street with a kick in my step. Only now do I realize a spirit waited for me. Without body or visible shape, he followed me to the subway on Fulton and Broadway. At […]

Historical Sandy Ground in Staten Island

October 13, 2009 by  
Filed under Photos, Secrets of NYC

(Photos by Bald Punk – Turner Street in Sandy Ground/Rossville, Staten Island) Before I get into what happened on our trip to Staten Island, first I want to post some background on Historical Sandy Ground. In the previous post in this series, I had doubted there was such a place. But only because I never heard […]