I have an antique candy cane. But it’s still in mint condition. I wrote a book about bankruptcy. It ends after chapter 11. Some of my jokes are topical. Which are Jokes for external use only? I saw a milk carton that said 2% milk. I assume the other 98% was the carton. I have […]
Hard to believe, these things usually are, and if you’ve never experienced anything like this, you won’t believe it, but I do. My father told me one evening over dinner, he’d never told a soul before, not even mother when she was alive. It happened years ago, I was very young and mother had taken me to visit […]
The sea was before him, the cliffs were behind. So he sat down and thought, till a thought came to mind. “I’ll build me a house. There’s plenty of sand.
My second hometown, not born there, just lived there many years. I know the streets, hills, signs, landmarks. A lot of struggle
It has changed so much from when I lived there in the early 80s, West 70th near Central Park West, an apartment like a closet
Who shall stay the morning, when blossoms open to the sun? Who shall stay the passing day, the blossoms every one? Who shall stay the evening, or the timely blossoms fall, in the orchard on the hillside, there beyond the garden wall? Go and love the morning. Love the day, both rain and sun. Go […]
We’ll strike out for adventure, we’ll wrap ourselves up in destiny. Feel the wind in your hair and desire in your veins.
They were Huckleberry Hound cufflinks, one of my favorite cartoon characters. I wore them to church one Sunday.
She took the flower,
the flower she took,
that came down with the water,
that came down with the brook.
My memory begins with water in my nose. It is the earliest thing I can remember. Lake Champlain in Vermont, I am one and half years old in my little bathing suit. My parents are on their way across the country, my dad has a job waiting for him in Renton, WA at a large […]