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Jan.24, 2023 – Its official!

“Sunrise, Sunset” is now an Audible book. There are ten very different stories there for your listening enjoyment. One story is about a palm reader who has some fun with a young womanizer. Another...

Jan. 15 – The waiter

I went to work very young. That is the advantage of being in a family that is headed by a father that is self employed. We had several restaurants in the beginning of my...

Jan.13, 2003 – The Long Beach Searches for The Greatest Storyteller event is now in the past.

I think we all had a great time at the opening event of the season. I didn’t win, but life is about learning to cope as we all lose more often than we win....

Dec. 30 – The Long Beach Searches for The Greatest Storyteller is back at Malainey’s Grill on Jan. 9th at 6:00.

This photo is from my March 2002 storytelling event. I will be there on Jan. 9th to tell another true, six minute fun story along with many others.

Dec.30, 2022 – I hope you all have had a wonderful holiday. Be careful on your New Years outings.

I am off to Jordan and Egypt in October. My destination often depends on the political climate at the time. Most countries have interesting histories and cultures. They are all will worth a visit,...

Dec.5, 2022 – My pet monkey – Part two

My monkey brother loved his cage, for awhile. He was born in captivity, I assume, and had not lived in a jungle. I’m not certain, but he surely had those free “monkey jungle memories’...

Dec.2, 2022 – My pet monkey – Part one

My mother wanted finches. My father and I built a large cage in the back yard where two of our fences came together for her and her new finches. We put in the forms...

Nov.28,2022 – “Sunrise, Sunset”

My book of ten short stories is now an Audible book. All my novels will soon be available on Audible for your convenience. The Long Beach Searches for The Greatest Storyteller event went off...

Nov.5- 2022 – Spain and Portugal – Where do wine corks com from?

The Cork Oak tree is where wine corks come from. They grow in the areas around the Mediterranean including Spain and Portugal. The trees must mature to the age of 25 to 34 years...

Sept.23, 2022 – Spain and Portugal – Lisbon

We took a guided bus tour of Lisbon today with our new guide, Felipa. Sadly, we had to let Igore go to his next group and adventure. Felipa speaks perfect English, is very well...