Spoons

spoons

Jerry remembers his friend Spoons, who was named that because that was the instrument he played. He was also an incredible talent who wowed everyone. [ Read More ]

A Christmas Present In Thailand

christmas present

When I first arrived in Thailand years ago, I promised myself I wouldn’t get locked into a relationship, for many reasons. But I ended up in a serious relationship with a woman named Cake – yes, the kind that sits in a dessert case. [ Read More ]

Say It With Flowers!

flowers

Phil plans on presenting flowers to his daughter for her graduation. But such a simple task gradually turns into the most complex task yet! [ Read More ]

My Visit to Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

While vacationing in the Hawaiian Islands, I visited the World War II memorial atop the sunken U.S. battleship Arizona, a monument to those who died in the attack on Pearl Harbor. [ Read More ]

Trust With Birthdays

birthday

Family vacations are always a stressful time, even before the actual vacation starts. And airport security questions only make it worse! [ Read More ]

To Gnome With Love [VIDEO]

Travel

I wanted to travel the world, so I made this video for Travelocity competition.  The winner got to travel the world for free, which sounded pretty good to me. [ Read More ]

Week Long Wandering

lost

I once visited America and got lost twice on the way to the theater in Atlanta. Being a greenhorn alien to this land goes hand in hand with having direction troubles. [ Read More ]

What Not To Forget [PODCAST]

forget

Next time you have a gig you have to dress up for… here’s an example of what you should NOT forget.  But hey, we all have those moments! [ Read More ]

Taxi Cab Confessions

In honor of my five year anniversary as a New Yorker, I reflected on the many men who have taken me home…taxi drivers, that is. [ Read More ]

Flying Flip Flops in Laos

flip flops

Many cultures in Southeast Asia, where I’ve lived off and on for years, have a serious taboo about feet. [ Read More ]

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