Monthly Archives: July 2010

When Spirits Strike

Working overnight at KOZZ left me in the building by myself most of the time.  I didn’t mind it until management started remodeling the from office, adding a new sound booth and redirecting the hallway to the studios. That’s when … Continue reading

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Hot Dogs and Baseball Bats

While running errands for the bride, I happened upon an older man being beaten by two women, one with an aluminum baseball bat. He was on the ground, being stomped, kicked and savaged by both la femme fatale. The man … Continue reading

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Family Addiction

A friend of mine has a daughter who is dealing with family addiction. Not only does she come from grandparents and parents who have their own addictions, she struggles with an addiction herself and now has a child fighting an … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to Dumb A$$

Dear Dumb-A$$ — You are a moron for stepping off the sidewalk and into the crosswalk at 16th and Prater in Sparks. Either walk across the road or return to the sidewalk from where you came. You made a cluster … Continue reading

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Generic Beer

“Hey lets go get some beer,” Robert said to Adam. Adam smiled, “Yeah and we’ll go to the Knob.” As he said it he looked at me as I was the only one old enough to buy beer for the … Continue reading

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Racing Horses and Fire

The fire department meeting had jus’ let out and I was on my way home. However, what was generally a ten minute drive would turn out to be a bit longer than usual. While heading south on U.S. 395, alongside … Continue reading

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Surprise

Truly, I don’t want to sound as if I am complaining, being a smart-aleck or that I’m ungrateful. But I must register my surprise. My sister Deirdre sent me a birthday card. It’s the first time in eight years she’s … Continue reading

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