Monthly Archives: March 2011

War Memories

I was born in 1938 at the end of January. WWII ended in 1945. My grandma Celia took me to a movie. When we left for the movie, it was daylight but when we came back to her house, there … Continue reading

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True story

I was in the Publix grocery on Gandy in Tampa and came around the corner of the cereal aisle to encounter 2 little boys, obviously brothers. The youngest/littlest was trying to hold onto a box of cereal he wanted. I … Continue reading

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Plato Varidin, D.O.

Plato was ultimately the savior of a very unusual experience I had.  While I was on staff of the osteopathic hospital in St. Petersburg, Harborside Hospital, owned by Dr. Buddy Beville, D.O., (when I first joined the staff there).  It … Continue reading

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Florida Canoe Trips and the Real Florida

Florida has some absolutely wonderful sites for canoeing but I think my favorite is from Crystal Springs park on the Hillsboro River, down to Hillsboro State Park and maybe even further. Putting in on the bridge over the river where … Continue reading

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On Surgical Experiences

I was in the doctors lounge at Harborside Hospital in St. Petersburg Fla, waiting to do a case.  The story was that a guy came to the ER thru the night and had a piece of chicken caught in his … Continue reading

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