Monthly Archives: February 2015

Anybody Seen 712?

Thursday 6:30am: Tony comes over the radio, all emphatic back at dispatch, “712, over… 712… Anybody seen 712? We’re lookin’ for 712.” Hmm. Sounds like a night driver is way late returning their cab. And the latest medallion is a 5 ‘o clock! Some poor bastard day driver is no doubt sitting back at the […]

The Show MUST Go On…

Ma thought y’all might appreciate a look at life outside of the taxi… (Even though the band didn’t play her Jesus revival song request that she’s sure would’ve had ‘em all stomping in the aisles.) Saturday Well, I just returned from my first post-kid music gig in a decade. As your forty-something narrator couldn’t afford […]

Eh, Think I’ll Take the Day Off and Get Drunk…

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Let’s Talk Angelique…

Friday 5:15am: I’m strolling through the lot, when I intercept Bob Valor leaving the office just coming off his night shift. “You ready to make bank today, Sack! You like money?? I KNOW you do! Well, get ready!” Shit. I have come to learn that very time Bob says this, it portends a miserable day. […]