Adventures in New York: The Beer Book

After a slightly longer than intended hiatus from blogging, I am back! While I will continue to write about poetry and the occasional culinary endeavor, my latest project is blogging about my adventure with theĀ  Beer Book! It is a coupon book of 30 free beers at 30 different bars around Brooklyn created by the … Continue reading Adventures in New York: The Beer Book

Adventures in New York: Riding the Staten Island Ferry

What's the cheapest way to see the Statue of Liberty? Take a free boat ride? Visit the lovely Staten Island? That's right, we did the ultimate tourist/commuter trip possible...rode the Staten Island Ferry. If you take the 1 Train all the way to the end, South Ferry, you actually do end up at a ferry … Continue reading Adventures in New York: Riding the Staten Island Ferry

Attending the Moth Storytelling Slam

Florence, August 2008 Last might I attended the Moth's Storytelling Slam. Basically, it is a competition of storytelling. The Moth is actually a pretty famous one, they often excerpt some of the contestants on their podcast or even This American Life. In honor of the Giants winning the Super Bowl (apparently that is kind of … Continue reading Attending the Moth Storytelling Slam