Tag Archives: New England

Empty

Three o’clock in the morning driving west down the turnpike chasing down the moon, it’s not quite full my mind is overflowing and I want to run on empty… and hours later, for a moment, it drains quick and here … Continue reading

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Smashing Pumpkins: Drunken Keene State College students riot during Pumpkin Festival.

Sure, it was mostly white folks, but we all know the black guy must have started it…or it’s because the white kids are listening to hip hop, that must be it. Or maybe they’re just over privileged, drunken idiots. I … Continue reading

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A Saturday in October in Deerfield

October 2001 The old dirt road with the big stone wall field full of cows in the early fall.   The foliage is beautiful and Yankee Candle’s packed the leaf peepers crowd the town as the quarterback gets sacked.

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