Can a Pennsylvania Yankee learn to make cornbread?
Click on the arrow on the photo at left for an excerpt from Southern Comfort in a Cast-Iron Skillet
Remember your first real paying job?
Mine was putting eyes on chocolate bunnies at the Luden's Candy Factory.
Click on the arrow on the photo at right for an excerpt from the story Easter Eyes.
Two friends went off on an adventure.
Forty years later, they figured out what happened.
Click on the arrow on the photo at right for an excerpt from the story-play
Tony Curtis Speaks Italian and All I Can Say Is 'I Love You'
Click on the arrow at left for an excerpt from Close Encounters of the Storytelling Kind -- a story about an unexpected encounter, and hair appointment, with Dr. Ruth.
Holiday rituals keep special people close in memory and spirit.
Click on the arrow on the photo at left for an excerpt from the story It's Not the Food, It's the Fellowship.
Click on the arrow at left for an excerpt from Putting Down New Roots -- a story about one family's journey through Ellis Island to a new world and a new life at the turn of the 20th century. This excerpt describes a best-selling item at one of the neighborhood stores in Depression-era Pennsylvania.
A decision to eat "organically" puts good intentions on a collision course with reality in the story The Magic Pan.
A big-number high-school reunion brings back memories of an unforgettable chemistry teacher.
Click on the arrow on the photo at left for an excerpt from the story Reunion.
What goes around, comes around
in this story called Back to School.