Been having a little bit of trouble with spirits and ghosts in your apartment? Well, it is that time of year. If you want to make peace with your creepy companion but also want to be charitable while you do it, you should consider putting in a bid over at 826NYC’s Tell Tale Art auction. Featuring art that’s both goofy scary and scary scary, you’ll be sure to be able to keep that restless spirit in your living room happy AND get yourself a tax write-off. Oh yeah, and help kids learn to be creative writers, so they can write more ghost stories and keep the cycle of hauntings alive. Get on your horse though, the auction ends November 13.
Point of fact: Halloween is the best holiday in New York City. Why? First of all, it’s the only holiday whose sole adult purpose is partying. Second, it’s the most creative holiday. And since New York is a hotbed of creative energy, we get some wild instances of that. (Not to mention, New Yorkers are especially good at bringing getting their pets into the […]
Sex is weird. In conversation, it’s kind of out in the open. But in practice, it’s something we prefer to do with the lights off. We do it without communicating, and we sneak out quietly after it’s done, and we certainly don’t disclose the physical details without purposeful prompting from close friends. But one comedian has set out to bring sex definitely out of the bedroom — […]
1. Learn some important borough history at the book launch for A History of Brooklyn Bridge Park, which recounts the “grassroots, multivoiced, and contentious effort” to transform the park since the 1980s; the event will include a panel discussion and book signing. (Monday, powerHouse Books, FREE) 2. Or go back even further in Brooklyn history at […]