Monthly Archives: August 2017

Logan Lucky

It would have been my brother’s birthday if he had survived the cancer.  I listened to Jane Pauley on CBS Sunday Morning talking about her summer vacation simply taking it easy doing the laundry and resting.  I sat in the … Continue reading

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Derek Carr’s Two Touchdown Passes

I looked up the American Top 40 playlist for the weekend.  The Top 10 songs on August 19, 1978 were “An Everlasting Love,” “Magnet and Steel,” “Copacabana,” “Love Will Find a Way,” “Boogie Oogie Oogie,” “Hot Blooded,” “Miss You,” “Last … Continue reading

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Wings

  I went out to sit through more meetings and to pick up one of my textbooks.  I had eggs and orange juice for breakfast, and a chicken sandwich for lunch.  I left just before 2:30 so that I could … Continue reading

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Columbus

I went to a meeting as preparation for the new school term.  They had box lunch, and I took the chicken salad sandwich.  The bread was soggy.  I left on the 1 bus and, as I still had some time … Continue reading

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Brigsby Bear

Returning from the Coliseum and still having some time left on my day off, I strolled over to the theatre and looked over the offerings and decided on “Brigsby Bear,” not knowing what the movie was about.  I was thirsty … Continue reading

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Blake Treinen’s Loss

I took the buses over to Laney College and saw an almost empty campus.  I stuck around for just a few minutes before I got on the 1 bus to take me to the Fruitvale BART station, and I went … Continue reading

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Matt Joyce’s Two-Out Bases-Loaded Three-Run Double

I wanted to go to a last Tuesday movie before the beginning of the fall semester, so I took the buses out to Jack London Square to see “Atomic Blonde” again.  I felt sad leaving the theatre.  I took the … Continue reading

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