The Nice Thing About Strangers

Creative Non-Fiction Short Stories. :) Travel, Oldsters, Love, and Compassion.

You Can Read Over My Shoulder, But You Can’t Come Along

In the shuttle bus to the airplane, I break into scraps of conversational Turkish with a group of teenage boys from KahramanmaraƟ. Even the boldest among them–a boy with smooth … Continue reading

March 12, 2012 · 11 Comments

Dinner Shift

The man and small boy park their cart and are waiting to be of service. Early in the evening, they sit on a step outside a long-abandoned barbershop. Huge posters … Continue reading

November 16, 2011 · 4 Comments

The Nice Thing About Strangers…

…is that they are full of beautiful stories. Daily gifts.  

September 16, 2011 · Leave a comment

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