Monthly Archives: March 2010

AU REVOIR

Someone once said, ‘if you don’t have anything good to say, don’t say anything at all.’ I’ve been stricken with writer’s block; and there is one particular person who wants me to publish their stories of traumatic events on MY … Continue reading

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KEEP ‘EM HOME

A few days ago we received an e-mail from Taylor’s school about items that need to be kept home or at least stored in their locker.  (were we assigned locker’s at Holy Name?) “Students are to keep their toys and … Continue reading

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HARD KNOCK LIFE

Saw a quote this morning from Napoleon Hill. “Making life easy for children usually makes life hard for them in adulthood.” Is there any truth to that? Do we make things easy for our kids now? Do we still hold … Continue reading

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THE REUNION

Lots of buildup for the upcoming Neighborhood reunion. New York Daily News writer and former neighborhood guy Denis Hamill pens a column about the event. That’s why there’s gonna be another Back to the Neighborhood Reunion celebration in Windsor Terrace on … Continue reading

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LOW RIDER

Remember this cut by ‘War’? I recall the older guys playing 3 on 3 in the schoolyard and there was a radio against the fence blasting out this jam… -Steve Hoops135@hotmail.com

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BRANDY

I don’t know about you but every time I hear a song it takes me back into time.  Music was a big part of our upbringing. In 1972 the musical group ‘Looking Glass‘ sang about someone named Brandy being a … Continue reading

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WORD ASSOCIATION

One of my favorite games of all-time. What comes to mind when I say… Bohack? Helping people to their car with their groceries in hopes of being compensated with some change… Wild Irish Rose? First wine I ever tasted and … Continue reading

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