A little fictional diversion for the weekend….a tiny homage to the 1970’s when I was a teenager – a much different time than today. “Cakewalk” by Decker   “Thuuude!” he shouted at me as I came up the stairs to… Read More ›


“Affogato” by Decker She arrives at the neighborhood cafe, always at 3:30, almost every afternoon. A half cup of coffee is poured for her into a off-white porcelain cup with matching saucer underneath. Always ordering the same accompaniment, employees at… Read More ›

Andre and Theo

Theo stood next to Andre even now, with the cold, the wind, and sleet turning to snow, stinging their faces.  Andre held up his sign at the corner of the busy city street, not eager to make eye contact with… Read More ›