Category Archives: Boston

The First Battle of Southie September 12, 1974

I was inspired to write this, because my post “Southie is My Home Town,” gets the most hits on my blog.  I wrote this short story, may make this into a detective series, depending on interest.  Let me know what … Continue reading

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Boston and Krakow

I would never have combined Boston and Krakow, until Rick Steves did in one of his books about Europe. The similarity is universities and student culture.  They are both intellectual centers, and not the political centers of their respective nations, … Continue reading

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The Charlestown Connection by Tom MacDonald.

You have to write a sociology paper about Boston’s Charlestown neighborhood and the Bunker Hill Projects.   (Yes, that Bunker Hill, don’t fire until you see the whites in their eyes).   Don’t do that, read the Tom MacDonald mystery, … Continue reading

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What Should Happen to the Boston Bomber.

The race went off without a hitch.  It was important to me to watch the shows of the survivors making it through their rehab. If found guilty, (don’t want to assume), I don’t want him executed.  Why?  I thought about … Continue reading

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