Tag Archives: first love

His and Hers

She was blonde, he dark, her head buried in his shoulder as they strolled arm and arm. They looked European the way they dressed, simply, but with taste, as if they both entered the world that way. I noticed her … Continue reading

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The Basset And The Rot

  I’m pleased to report, everything is copacetic with me and Carmela’s dad. Just to recap (see, Hit With Shrapnel), I got my big nose out of joint when he wasn’t his usual friendly self last time we met. Since … Continue reading

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Sweet Baby James

When I was in my teens, one of my favorite things to do was to lie out on my grandmother’s lawn with my stereo speaker wedged in the window listening to James Taylor. To this day when I hear his … Continue reading

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