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Trolleys and Bars

I yearn to see the trolleys of Boston. To hear the screech Of steel on twin seams of rail, As the trolley enters MTA mecca of Park Station. I don’t know if I will ever return Like Charley The man never to return on the MTA. Orange and white trolleys We with my Nana rode […]


During the late 1960s and early 1970s I played pinball at the arcades on Boston’s Washington Street. My skills flourished and I competed against older wizards on machines such as Centrigrade 37 and Strikes and Spares. We loved the lights and bells accompanying our struggle to prevent the steel ball from ever dropping into the […]