Monthly Archives: March 2015

On the sting and the burn

(with apologies to Paul Simon) I met my old friend Jeff on the street tonight He seemed so glad to see me I just smiled And we talked about some old times And we drank ourselves some beers Still crazy … Continue reading

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On giving away money

On the day my Pretty Girl died, I was frantic to make a telephone call. She had an appointment the following day for an interview to enter an oncology/radiation training program at a college in Maine. I needed them to … Continue reading

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On St. Patrick’s Weekend

Back in March 2008 my daughter invited to me go to a St. Patrick’s Day Parade party in South Boston. What could have been better? An invite to THE place to be in Boston on St. Patrick’s Day. A ring … Continue reading

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On trying to start again

I’m not writing enough. I’ve said this before and promised myself to do something about it, but I find that the most common thing to write about would be disappointments. I’m not bold enough to write honestly about my disappointments, … Continue reading

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