Monthly Archives: February 2008

JUST WONDERING

Have you ever sat back and thought about the people you grew up with during your younger days in Windsor Terrace? I’m talking between the ages of say, nine to about your early 20’s? The friendships that were formed. The … Continue reading

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THE MOD SQUAD

This crew almost captured the original role which was won by Michael Cole, Clarence Williams III and Peggy Lipton as Pete, Linc and Julie. Or maybe they should of auditioned for the film ‘The Warriors‘? Can you guess who’s in … Continue reading

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GRADUATION PICTURE

This photo from the class of 1970 at Holy Name was sent to me from a reader of Container Diaries.

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BLIZZARD OF ’96

Here is a picture taken from the blizzard of 1996; January 7th and 8th to be exact. Damn that feels like such a long time ago… I’m standing alone freezing my ass off in the middle of Sherman street between … Continue reading

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PROSPECT PARK

I often find myself reminiscing about Prospect Park. The 585-acre refuge where I spent a lot of time as a youngster. I think about the trees, grass, Cross-Country and Track practices for Holy Name and of course the baseball diamonds. … Continue reading

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DRIVER’S MIS-EDUCATION

While driving the other day, I saw someone pull up alongside of me at a red light and to my surprise it was someone I knew – behind the wheel. Why am I telling you this? The person was 15 … Continue reading

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BIG BROTHER

They say hindsight is 20/20. I really try not to look back on my life and say I should have done this or I should have done that. But the one thing I should have done was attend Bishop Ford … Continue reading

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