Archive for September, 2005

The New Yorker

Monday, September 19th, 2005 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The New Yorker

Although I've been subscribing to The New Yorker for years, it seems like for years there's rarely been an article I want to read all the way through. I'm trying to remember the last one. Because there have ...

My Ancestors

Sunday, September 18th, 2005 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on My Ancestors

Meet my Uncle Charlie, AKA Father Aloysius Boyle. (I get mixed up about what he was to me. A great great uncle or something?) Among other things, he served as a pastor of Our Lady of the ...

The Dangerous Drummer

Friday, September 16th, 2005 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Dangerous Drummer

This is a picture of my band at SOB's. I'm not in the picture because I always stood at the far left of the stage. I was the only left hander in the band, and invariably I would ...

Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol

Tuesday, September 13th, 2005 Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Mr. Magoo’s Christmas Carol

When my mother died, my brothers and I divided out her possessions. I picked this lion's head. It reminded me of the doorknocker from Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. I watch that every year. You can't really see it ...

Marty 2005

Thursday, September 8th, 2005 Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment »

Me: What do you want to do today, Finn? Finn: Me: Yeah. Me, too. Finn: Me: You got four more hours, bub. (Until dinnertime.)