Monthly Archives: September 2012

Of Kitchens and Cars

I like my stories to be complete and I usually don’t write sequels. But in the interest of context, this one grabs a thread from the previous blog entry and pulls it forward. Yesterday my parents’ car was sold. You remember that … Continue reading

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My Dad’s Car

My dad’s car is sitting in front of my house. He’s 84 and he’s sick, and he’s decided not to drive anymore. And to sell his car. I think of it as my dad’s car even though it belongs to … Continue reading

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