Archive for November 2015

Manhattan Club NYC   Leave a comment

Got the opportunity to chill in this awesome spot for a few days. New York tunup!

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Ron & Don’s Birthday Party in Williamsburg   Leave a comment

The Brodies are a few awesome friends of mine from my college days. Good times partying with them as they celebrated the birthday and raged until the sun came up

 

 

 

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Mishka Sesame Street Collection launch   Leave a comment

I’m a big fan of lifestyle brands, and I was happy to pass through the launch for Mishka NYC’s Sesame Street collection and snap some photos and chat with cool people.

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Sky party at the Monarch Hotel   Leave a comment

Hung out with my filmmaker friend for an after party HBO had at the Monarch hotel. Met these lovely ladies from Big Apple Dancers NYC and took a few shots.

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Brand New Machine NYC   Leave a comment

I’m always at BNM in Kingston, so it was cool checking out Brand New Machine in NYC and hanging with the dudes from Federation sound. Good vibes!

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New School Cave Canem Event   1 comment

Got stuck on a few trains (and went to the wrong school building) but managed to catch the last part of this CAVE CANEM (Cavay Cah-nem) reading featuring some very talented poets.

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Publishing party in Greenwich Village   Leave a comment

Had the pleasure of being invited to the launch of National Book Award nominee Robin Coste Lewis on the release of her book VOYAGE of the SABLE VENUS, a collection of poems. It was a nice gathering, and good vibes with dinner, wine and signed copies of Robin’s new book.

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Posted November 4, 2015 by marcusbird in Uncategorized

Licoln Center Poetry Reading   Leave a comment

The poetry society of America had a very interesting reading at the Lincoln Center. Passed thru and snapped a few shots. Was very impressed with the lineup, including National Book prize nominee Robin Coste Lewis and Maria Pontos, a 94 year old poet who closed the event.

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NYU poetry reading   Leave a comment

Passed through a poetry reading at the Lilian Vernon center, part of the NYU campus. Good vibes. Featured poet was Rowan Ricardo Phillips.

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Roaming in NYC   Leave a comment

I love the architecture of a big city. I can get lost between the spaces and the places around me. The chill that bites my fingers is cool as well, but more so the touch of persons  everywhere. Garbage lingering on train tracks, graffiti markings everywhere from faceless people I will never meet. It has been a while since I roamed like this, just snapping pictures and not thinking about much else.

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