“Lies I Tell Taxi Drivers” at The Humber Literary Review

  We close the spa at 2am, during the height of bar traffic, yet none of the girls wait long for a taxi. A few drivers always hover in the area, ready to pounce the moment dispatch puts the call over the radio: “Dispatch, this is 7-2, I’m just up the street. I’ll get it.”…

Cassette Tapes and The Playground of Lost Toys

I bought tons of cassette tapes when I was a child. Mainly comedy; Monty Python, George Carlin, Robin Williams, Cheech and Chong… Vinyl records were too expensive. Cassettes were perfect for secret headphone listening, and keeping the tape’s hilarious profanity hidden from fun-curbing adults. I still have a box full of tapes (Whoops! Ignore that…

The Playground of Lost Toys

  Fun Things For Ages 8 to 10 – The Playground of Lost Toys Hey kids! Did you know you can use an old tape recorder to tell the future? It’s true. Edited by Colleen Anderson and Ursula Pflug, PLAYGROUND OF LOST TOYS is a collection of stories involving childhood toys, games and other fun…