Monthly Archives: November 2010

Drawings by Philippe Petit / Photos by Victoria Dearing

OPENING DEC 1TH 2008 6-9 TOMORROW Drawings by high wire artist Philippe Petit and photos by Victoria Dearing Clic Gallery 255 Centre Street New York, NY 10013 Tue – Sun 11-7 pm

Coastal Pit Stop / Laem Mae Phim

Last Thursday my two-year son, Fenway, his mom, and older cousin hit the road early Thursday morning for a road trip from Sriracha to a small village near Ta Phyara on the Thai-Cambodian border. I had rented a Toyota Altis 1.6 with good AC. Mam wanted me to straight-line to see her two older kids, [...]

Jahn Xavier & The Bowerytones – This Saturday Night!

Jahn Xavier, once a boy who is now a man Tomorrow at 10:30pm – Sunday at 1:30am Location Lakeside Lounge 162 Avenue B (Between 10th & 11th st.) New York, NY Come shake off that turkey with Jahn Xavier & The Bowerytones! The Bowerytones are: Jahn Xavier (Guitar, Vocals) Denny McDermott (Drums) Charlie Roth (Bass, [...]

A BARK BETTER THAN A BITE by Peter Nolan Smith

Every diamond shop on West 47th Street was open seven days a week from Thanksgiving to Christmas Eve. Sales people, guards, elevator operators, schleppers, cutters, setters, polishers, and even Lennie the Bum slaved throughout the holiday rush in hopes of scoring enough cash to buy presents. Stores extended their normal hours to entice late-night shoppers. [...]

One Big Plane

In 1960 my family moved south from the Maine Coast to a suburb south of Boston. Inbound planes to Logan Airport flew over our neighborhood of split-level houses That first night the roar of an approaching jet disrupted my sleep, while my brother was dead to the world. Somehow I thought one of them was [...]