Posts published in October, 2011

Albany Zombie Walk 2011

Posted on October 24, 2011 at 1:04 am

Albany Zombie Walk 2011

Another Halloween, another Zombie Walk. A very well-behaved horde walked down Central Av. from The Linda to the corner of Robin St. to get the Zombie Film Feast 4 going. Also on the agenda this year, the Brain Eating contest, the Zombie carnival, the Senior Prom, and the Capitol Pride Singers proudly presenting a selection of their favorite undead songs. Was it the many undead holding their cell-phones in the air to record the walk, was it the very proximity ... Continue Reading

The 1am Fog in Washington Park

Posted on October 17, 2011 at 11:57 pm

The 1am Fog in Washington Park

Two years ago I witnessed a beautiful phenomenon in Washington Park. It was around 11pm when I came back home from a quick walk in my neighborhood. The weather was clear and humid that night. Two hours later I left the house to grab a last minute item at the bodega on the corner of Lark Street. The temperature had mysteriously dropped about 10 degrees and a dense fog had taken over Center Square. The street lights all around me ... Continue Reading

Back to Storm King

Posted on October 11, 2011 at 11:51 pm

Back to Storm King

What better way to spend a gorgeous October weekend than strolling a 500-acre landscape of fields, hills, and woodlands filled with more than 100 carefully sited sculptures. This large collection, created by acclaimed international artists, is what the Storm King Art Center has been offering for 50 years in the lower Hudson Valley. Should our benevolent Flying Spaghetti Monster grace us with another 80°F weekend I invite you to check this beautiful open air museum Wednesday to Sunday until November ... Continue Reading