Tag Archive: San Francisco

Norm, I Hardly Knew You But . . .

. . .  you have certainly left an impression. Once upon a time, a man named Norm ran a bar in San Francisco.  Popular rumour, one of many, has it that he ran… Continue reading

Meet Jackie . . .

. . .  my new friend. Yesterday, a pleasant afternoon here in San Francisco, I took to the streets of the Tenderloin where I had the pleasure of meeting Jackie.  Jackie was sitting… Continue reading

Once upon a time in the west . . .

. . .  up in Truckee, California, we fell into the crowded Moody’s restaurant, hungry and pleasantly exhausted from the day’s skiing in nearby Northstar, Lake Tahoe.  Rather than wait for one of… Continue reading

Thinking about bars . . .

. . . I am reminded of one where conversation rarely strikes.  Cafe de la Presse, in San Francisco, has become my regular cafe of choice for breakfast.  Being on my own I… Continue reading

Only the lonely . . .

. . . drink alone.  So not true!!!  I drink alone a lot and I am never lonely.  At home, often on my own, I have my friends from MSNBC keeping me company… Continue reading