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Marian Jane
Oh no you didn't. Oh yes we did!
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The Shit We Did Goes International Like so many 17 year old kids, my friend ‘Gale’ and I found ourselves one morning, bored, even though the day was just beginning & we had the world at our fingertips, or at least all of Southern California. The only thing I needed... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2015 at The Shit We Did
Our front lawn was where a lot of the magic happened. Many ideas started there and came to fruition on the streets surrounding our house. One such street was Gisler. Busier than most side streets, it was one of the main thoroughfares through our neighborhood. For those who live in... Continue reading
Posted Mar 29, 2015 at The Shit We Did
A short note about Betty & DoDo's Granddaughter. Melody was her name and she only visited Sicily Avenue once in a while. I remember she was really good at not so good gymnastics. Betty & DoDo's house was next to Mrs. Hobart's. On their front lawn, and on her one... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2015 at The Shit We Did
Superficial Misbehaving Some of The Shit We Did has to focus on some of The Shit We Burned because we burned some shit from time to time. I was about 4 years old & my then 5 year old brother Mike was up to no good, again, playing with matches... Continue reading
Posted Mar 28, 2015 at The Shit We Did
I'm pretty sure the statute of limitations has expired on this one so I feel comfortable talking about it. It was a hot summer day and we had nothing to do, and no one to tell us not to do it. I believe we were around 5, 6 and 7... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at The Shit We Did
I need to set the stage for “The Shit We Did” so I’ll back up and explain how it all started, with the chance meeting of my parents. “It’s the story, of a lovely lady…” My mom was married to Jim Mayo, a Police Officer for the city of Newport... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at The Shit We Did
I’m not a writer, but I have a thousand memories swirling in my head & just like I was, they too are itching to get out, and so, “The Shit We Did” was born; A collection of the memories of growing up on Sicily Avenue. The Early Shit My earliest... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2015 at The Shit We Did
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Mar 21, 2015