Monthly Archives: May 2013

Alice’s Restaurant: Redux

Harking back to the late ’70s and early ’80s, this micro-journalist lived communalistically—wait, does such an adverb even exist? If not, it should—whilst enrolled at the local university and working as a mild-mannered, rock-‘n’-roll disc jockey at one of the … Continue reading

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Death Averted By An Angel: The Conclusion

We stood on line to get inside Radio City Music Hall, where the grownups purchased our tickets at the next available booth for the afternoon’s feature presentation. The movie was called Song Without End, and the stage show featured the … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Razor Blade Slot

Straight Razor My flat dates back to the ’60s with seemingly the original amenities and utilities, sparing the loo and sink in the bathroom that were replaced maybe twenty years ago, based on their appearance. I was cleaning my antique … Continue reading

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Death Averted By An Angel: Next to Conclusion

Gazing out the back window of a noisy, smelly, exhaust-spewing bus up Sixth Avenue, I couldn’t help but marvel at the myriad of asphalt-covered lanes of moving traffic, filled with other buses, speeding autos, blaring horns, and zigzagging taxis; hearing … Continue reading

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A Mini-Tirade

I’ve been putting together the conclusion to my short story, “Death Chased Away by an Angel,” for which I’m changing the title to “Death Averted by an Angel.” This evening while writing, I thought: Why are so few comments posted … Continue reading

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