Check it out! Our fave little drummer girl Rachel Trachtenberg of the band the Trachtenberg Family Slideshow Players is selling her homemade valentines day art cookies in Brooklyn today and tomorrow. Here's the deets if you wanna nab a celeb-crafted treat for your sweetie:
Rachel will be on Bedford Ave between North 6th and 7th streets on Friday the 13th and Saturday the 14th from 1pm to 5pm with samples. The cookies are $3 a piece but will go for $5 on Valentines Day. She can customize them for you with a loved-ones name, your own personalized message, song title etc. 14 letters MAX. Rachel has pre-made cookies with messages like 'Whole Lotta Love,' 'Can't Buy Me Love,' 'Love is a Battlefield,' and 'Put a Ring on It' to name a few. To order call: (718) 366 3725 and ask for Rachel or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
And hey. BTW did anyone see Rachel give NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg a piece of her mind this past October at his term limit hearing? If you missed it, check out some juicy tidbits here .
Emily Rems is a feminist writer, editor, rock star, playwright, and occasional plus-size model living in New York’s East Village. Best known as managing editor of BUST magazine, Emily is also a music and film commentator for New York’s NPR affiliate WNYC, and is the drummer for the horror-punk band the Grasshoppers. Her nonfiction writing has appeared in the anthologies Cassette from my Ex and Zinester’s Guide to NYC, and her short stories have been published in Rum Punch Press, Lumen, Prose ‘N Cons Mystery Magazine, Writing Raw, and PoemMemoirStory. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize for fiction in 2015 and is working on a novel. Follow her on Twitter @emilyrems.