March 2017

I Dug a Hole to China!

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I Dug a Hole to China! by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com What 6-year-old boy hasn’t grabbed his shovel and started digging?  Everyone was doing it in the 1950s. Mom always said, “Eat everything on your plate.  There are starving kids in China!” It became our solemn duty to dig that hole so we could [...]

I Dug a Hole to China!2018-11-16T20:28:09-08:00

Grandma With Dementia, and Then She Was Gone

2018-11-16T20:28:09-08:00

And Then She Was Gone ©2017 MarcCurtis.com all rights reserved Grandma Huang, Cigarette Filter Out   Huang Family Home She lived a life of poverty on a hillside in Sanxiang town, Guangdong Province, China. Verqun’s grandmother was stricken with dementia.  I only met her once, on New Year’s Day. The [...]

Grandma With Dementia, and Then She Was Gone2018-11-16T20:28:09-08:00

I Saved Los Angeles Millions of Dollars!

2018-11-16T20:28:09-08:00

I Saved Los Angeles Millions of Dollars by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com all rights reserved Dateline: February 8, 1986 11:30a.m. Location: 6849 N. Vanscoy Ave, Van Nuys Arleigh McCree McCree, 46, and Ball, 43, both suffered massive shrapnel wounds in the blast, which blew a hole in the roof of the attached [...]

I Saved Los Angeles Millions of Dollars!2018-11-16T20:28:09-08:00

I Found My Hat!

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I Found My Hat! by Marc Curtis ©2017 MarcCurtis.com all rights reserved. Sometimes we hold on to an item because it embraces a special remembrance. Welcome to Small Town America Ord, Nebraska Population: 2200 1.66 square miles Not exactly a tourist mecca, Ord is located in the center of the state. In 1985 it [...]

I Found My Hat!2020-01-17T18:50:41-08:00