Category Archives: boyhood

Time Slow, Life Rich

There was no tv then, so all we could do in the living room was live. Continue reading

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Hey Mick, got a question for ya– Remember Chark and Lilian Van Buren, who lived across the street from us and VFW Post 6776, had a then supercool salmon and gray Chevy (1950? another question) and their son X one … Continue reading

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Hormones on the Range

Today, I shall briefly address that deep and timeless puzzle of life that involves growing up as a young boy (in my case during the 1940s-50s), going to a favorite movie theater on a Saturday afternoon at any time of … Continue reading

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