A Beaver Tale

Growing up in the ‘50s and ‘60s was a difficult period for me, but not because I grew up in Canada – the land of the Beaver. I have always loved being Canadian, but not always in love with living here. There were many times, as a teenager, I wished that I lived in the… Continue reading A Beaver Tale

The Warwick Hotel, Hookers, & Tattoos

Warwick Hotel (since demolished)

Originally published on February 22, 2012 I have two tattoos, both of which I got as a teenager in the ’60s. The night of my first tattoo was also a night of other weird and memorable ‘firsts.’  However, some historical background information for the evening would be helpful. I was fifteen years old (1965) at… Continue reading The Warwick Hotel, Hookers, & Tattoos