I was reading ‘The Ambassadors’, daydreaming about this day in 1971, five days before my twelfth birthday. I’d just moved… Read more Change Stinks
Theresa Is the saddest girl In our school. Here she weeps. Night and day, a broken heart At St. Gabriel’s.… Read more Such A Sad Girl
When I was a kid in St. Gabriel’s there was a really lonely girl named Lisa in our class. We… Read more Lonely Lisa
When I was a kid in Queens Until just before my early teens There was a road called Up the… Read more Up the Hill
Of all the boroughs of New York City, Queens, my home borough is the easternmost, and it’s also the largest… Read more Blogging From A To Z Challenge ~Letter Q
It’s 1970 and I’m in St. Gabriel’s. Brother James and Brother Edmond are finished with glee club practice so I… Read more That Was Yesterday And Yesterday’s Gone
My Name Is Larry My name is Larry. Officially I’m named Lawrence, after my mother’s father, who died in late… Read more you know my name (look up my number)
If I were ever forced to point out an era during my lifetime which I could refer to as the… Read more st. gabriel’s and st. john’s
I can’t remember anything of any significance regarding my very earliest interaction with someone else, but my first meeting with… Read more sister rose eugene s.c.
St. Gabriel’s, on 97th Street in East Elmhurst, was such an exceptionally good parish, including a school. The Sisters of… Read more who stole all the desks from st. gabriel’s?