Tag Archives: Container Diaries

SHOVEL THAT SNOW

Holy Name Schoolyard, February 2017  

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GET INTO THE GROOVE…

For a very long time I have been trying my hand at the “Self-Help” movement. I’ve read books, listened to motivational speakers, etc. Tried everything. Spent so much money. Ouch! I finally realized the most important thing in my life … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY FRANKIE

Wanted to wish Frank Cullen a Happy Birthday. Frankie and I grew up together and it was some of the best years of my life. Enjoy the day my man… Windsor Place 4-Ever! -Red Hoops135@hotmail.com

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CLOSING TIME

They say all good things must come to an end. My guy Carl Manco, along with his brother Anthony is closing shop at Sport Prospect. Carl’s been at 362 7th avenue (between 10th and 11th street.) for the last 29 years. … Continue reading

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BORN TO RUN

“The highway’s jammed with broken heroes on a last chance power drive.” -Bruce Springsteen

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PICK UP MY GUITAR AND PLAY

“If you want something bad enough, go out and fight for it, work day and night for it, give up your time, peace and sleep for it.” -Les Brown WE CAN DO THIS… LET’S GO! 9TH AVENUE FOREVER! -Red Hoops135@hotmail.com

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GIVE ME WHAT YOU GOT!

“I can’t imagine a person being a success who doesn’t give this game of life everything’s he got.” -Walter Cronkite Think back to all the hard workers from our neighborhood. Really think about it. The Ironworker who got up at … Continue reading

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