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Check Your Messages

March 18, 2017


For some reason that I’m not entirely sure I can explain, while surfing from site to site doing research on Scwhinn hybrid bicycles last night, I found myself on the website of the college I attended. It was a bizarre place to land during a search for something completely unrelated. The kind of thing that […]

Train Spotting

January 6, 2016


That guy is cute. Dark hair. Strong cheekbones. He’s handsome. Dressed in black. Leaning against the train window, looking at the passing scenery. While I’m looking at him. He looks familiar. Hold on. That’s not some cute guy. That’s me. Riding on the Long Island Railroad heading into Manhattan. I was looking down the aisle […]

A Halloween Fable

October 16, 2011


Kevin had always made a point of avoiding the city on three nights of the year: New Year’s Eve, Saint Patrick’s Day, and Halloween.  He never liked crowds, especially crowds of drunken revelers who flock into Manhattan to behave badly and trash the place.  This year, he booked a job on the Upper East side, […]