– memories of a man getting older –

Entries from November 2008

Your Grandma, my Mom, leaves her suit.

November 21st, 2008 · No Comments

Your Grandma, my Mom, died a few weeks ago. I stand out in the field, looking up at the evening sky. My Dad has been long gone; Grandpa before that; Grandma after; now Mom. I wonder about the machine, the machine we call living, call life & death. Perhaps we are all aliens and our […]

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Tags: Family

Shifting Gears

November 16th, 2008 · 1 Comment

For the most part, my relationship with my dad was pretty smooth. While I was growing up he worked at Rutger’s Chevrolet, a dealership in New Brunswick, New Jersey, as the parts department manager. I left New Jersey to attend college at Richmond Professional Institute in Richmond, Virginia. I would always come home on the […]

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Tags: College