Category Archives: Short Stories

The Gang of Four, Jews, Chinese Food, and Birobidzhan?


The Gang of Four, Jews, Chinese Food, and Birobidzhan?  Seems like a rather odd combination. Yesterday I was on my Sun Tran bus to work, with my acquaintance James Ma.  Somehow the subject of Mao Tse-Tung and the Little Red … Continue reading

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American Football Team Choices


Baseball is the sport I was raised with.  I was around people who followed football, but it wasn’t followed in the home I grew up in. The team I followed in childhood was the New York Jets.  Ah, the days … Continue reading

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Moonlight and Magnolias from My Silly Take on It.


Cause that’s the way I roll, lol!  (Also the fact that Monty Python has ruined my life)… For starters, I was glad to make it to y’alls conference.  I take the bus to work in Tucson, and was taking my … Continue reading

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There Goes The Neighborhood.


I couldn’t resist the silliness.  I am willing to bet this has been said through the ages.  Someone always ends up being  “them.” I thought of this when I was thumbing through Rome for Dummies.  The barbarian invasions that brought … Continue reading

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Off to Park Place Mall.


As many book aficionados know, Borders is closing its stores and just going to E-books.  There is a Borders in Park Place Mall in Tucson.  I had a suggestion to try and market Moriarty in Borders. Oh did that fall on … Continue reading

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