Breakfast With Infidels
A SIMPLE LESSON IN STREET FIGHTING BEFORE THE GENRE GOES EXTINT AND VANISHES FROM COMMON MEMORY
I spent the first seven years of my life in the outskirts of Zemun, a town across the river from Belgrade. The street itself started with the...
Hey, cheer up girl,
Your smile's been gone for far too long,
Forget about the past,
Forget about the future,
Tell me what you like to do,
Show me your favorite song,
Let your hair down,
Really who cares what's right or wrong
Let yourself breathe,
Let go of your worries for a...
Cheering people up is one of the nicest and best things that you can do fer them.
As a farmer, I know that love, care and attention are needed for a successful crop.
This can be said of people as well.
I recently shared this with a boy from our local football team who had...
How to Beat an International Chess Master in a Blitz Game
That’s very hard, if not impossible, unless you are a Grandmaster yourself. At the time, in early seventies, I was far from that title, and as the time progressed I got even farther.
If you were an inspiring chess...
and has been kinda down. I was pretty happy that I was able to get her mind off of things and just relax and have fun. She was so listless the last few days. It was nice seeing her smile and go crazy with me at the arcade. Yeah, it was a school night and kinda spontaneous, but...
One chilly night as I was going into a small grocery store I saw a very sad and lonely looking homeless man sitting near the door. He didn't say a word. When I went into the store I bought a large hot coffee and a large chocolate candy bar. When I came out of the store I...
Wess The Phantom
I learned my lesson a long time ago: you don’t have to share all the crazy things you had done, let others tell their stories. Sometimes, just sometimes, their stories might be even more oblique than yours. And this is definitely one of those.