A story 5: Cigarillos wrapped in dirty paper

I had just gotten into a fight with my brother on the phone about not making it to his going away party when I found out my car wouldn’t start. The battery had been acting funny for weeks now. Working and stopping. I had learned to rely on the kindness of strangers to give me…

A story 4: Boredom Wars

He spit on me. He fucking just spit on me. The guy who would always say hi to me after I got out of french class just looked down at me from higher up on the exterior stair well and spit on me. Well I made noises and half formed words and tried to spit…

A Story 3: Trapped in the Local and Preserving it Part 1

There are several commercials of local businesses that are sorely missed by loyal citizens of central Pennsylvania. Suscom’s angry chubby guy got bought out by Comcast’s super fast internet speeds, Lock Haven University put the kibosh on its “You gotta get to the Haven” campaign, Hans Cedardale Satellite mysteriously stopped bringing entertainment down to earth,…

A story #1: Mountain climbers and parking lot curbs

I was going through a photography phase and happened to be in Wegmans with a camera strapped around my neck and friends walking along, looking at the food, when I ran into this fine man right here. He complimented me on my Canon A-1, at least I think that’s the name of it – it’s…