Cause of Death – Bubbles

“So what did she die of?” I said. “A brain aneurysm,” replied the doctor. “But she was healthy?” I said. “True, but she fell within in the age group, and women are more prone to aneurysms than men. Also, genetics play a contributing factor,” said the doctor. Staring down at my coffee mug, I saw […]

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A Roof with a View

Strangers in a Stranger Land I grew up in Astoria. It is a neighborhood within the borough of Queens in New York City. When I was growing up, it was a working class neighborhood mostly made up of immigrants from Europe, the Caribbean, Asia and elsewhere pursuing the American Dream. You could say we were […]

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