Tico Cabbie

Cab Drivers can be good listeners...in Costa Rica too You hear a lot of interesting things when you drive touristas around.  I’m not one of the official Costa Rican cab drivers, the ones with the red cars with the yellow triangle on the door. That’s a tough job, long hours and having to turn on … Continue reading Tico Cabbie

A Letter to Mamo

A snapshot-in-words of life in an Italian enclave on Detroit’s East Side in the 40s and 50s. Dear Mamo: How're you doing? I haven't seen you since grade school. I think about you from time to time. Especially when I tell my kids stories about you and the old neighborhood. How things were in our … Continue reading A Letter to Mamo