Monthly Archives: August 2009

Adventures in Bus-Riding (formerly known as God, I Hate The Friggin’ Bus)

I stopped riding the bus in the 1990s because of a couple of shleppy incidents. This loud old guy was saying that he knew people on the city council, he was going to get elected sheriff, run the bad people … Continue reading

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First Avenue, formerly known as Uncle Sam’s, formerly known as the Bus Depot

I wanted to go to Uncle Sam’s, but I never did. Maybe I thought that it was unhygenic. My father was a carpenter who did a few repair jobs there, when it was still the bus depot. I heard one lurid … Continue reading

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Before Mother’s Day

I  was going to cut her hair on Mother’s Day, because it was much too long. I should have made myself take the three buses over to the “home” (instead of waiting for someone to take me there), but I … Continue reading

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