How can I ever repay you, Charlie?
August 1st, 2003
by Charles J. Waggon “Kumiko? Kumiko Washington? Nope, she’s not here. Yep, that’s her. Uh huh, husband’s an American. Works at the embassy, one of them Marine guards. Yeah, big fella… hello, hello?” Sumbitch hung up, how ’bout that. That was my secretary Kumiko’s mobile phone I answered. Been ringin’ all morning. Kumiko took the …
Don’t know what to call It except ‘Fabulous Grub’
February 7th, 2003
by Charles J. Waggon Somewheres in December I get this Christmas card from my old buddy Chan in Taipei. Back in the 70s, I was working with him on a project there. Always brang some kinda Chinese chow for lunch – got the biggest kick outta seeing me try it. Most stuff I liked, but …