Roasted Pork Tenderloin – From the Curtis Street Kitchen

The Roasted Pork Tenderloin recipe is a Curtis Street Kitchen original. My methods of cooking maybe influenced by generations of Italian chefs, for this original, I used a citrus and Marsala wine baste while roasting the pork which created a beautiful and fun flavor for a simple delicious pork tenderloin. When I was back there …

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The Most Peculiar Cafe

A true story with a little imagination. The Place In the quaint Florida coastal town of Vero Beach, I stepped into a coffee shop with an odd mixture of small town folks in what I thought to be an ordinary cafe. Not unusual to notice that people were talking or reading and writing at their …

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Covid strikes: A poem on my google drive

Covid strikes: A poem on my google drive Even the entertainment cant control or seem to  rest my restless mind as I seem to be practicing, and getting good at, I may add, flabble anxomatic inner trembling that stir my large abdomen and fight for air. Marlboro after marlboro the issue of this cockamamia, contemporary …

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Today’s Special:Chicken Salad Sandwich

Mary and David are bananas. A most outrageous challenge that added to Spiritual Growth. A leaky kitchen faucet that grew and grew. . . You will want to hear about this. The bananas are a reminder, careful DON'T SLIP! Mary and David have a unique Thanksgiving. Included: Drinking by night and running a restaurant by …

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Easy Does It Podcast in San Francisco

We have a special day coming on June 29th. So get your android or iPhone, get your head set on and Listen to what we reveal. At the end David talks "The Art of Being in San Francisco" Enjoy the show! Support our show. We need your help!! Go to https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/anchor-podcasts/easy-does-it and give us a …

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Post Card from Cinque Terre

  Characterization: This escape scene after Sophia and Jon, the main characters in my novella (a work in progress) escape a chase by Jack Crawford and the drunken conductor, whom I haven’t named yet. Victor, the Mariachi player, helps them get away. The scene starts after they arrive at a Villa in a town in …

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Easy Does It Podcast: Freedom To Be Me

  We are Soooo happy to be back starting season 3! We discuss a few life changes with acceptance and as always life is good.  David's new career takes him to South Florida away from Mary. David and Mary take a trip to Venice Beach Florida. We would like to thank our listeners for posting …

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Another Curtis Street Christmas

Introduction: T'was the night before the start of a new Holiday Season.  A Happy season full of songs of chestnuts roasting, eggnog cheer and I get frazzled and dazzled when it gets to be that time again. Also time to write a new blog post. Never knowing where to start. All I know it's "time" …

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A Scene from “The Chase is On”

As I work on my novella I find that I am introducing characters in odd ways and then incorporating an element of surprise when they appear again. This time with purpose. Here is another snippet of the novella. It's small. "I don't want to give too much away!" Sophia was racing up the spiral staircase. …

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A Room with a View

In late April, Jon Seaborn and his friend Alfredo Grotto were arriving by train to Porta Santa Lucia, a small town in Italy on the Mediterranean coast. The town itself dates back to the 15th century. The streets are paved with cobblestone, each stone seemingly able to tell it’s own story through its dents and …

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Easy Does It Podcast

The moment I introduce “The Easy Does It Podcast” to the Curtis Street blog is confirmation of a moment I was future thinking back in time. I never thought it would come to be. So, without further ado let me introduce you to the Easy Does It Podcast Show! Starring myself and my wife Mary. …

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A Scene from The Kingsford Gallery

A Scene from The Kingsford Gallery Continuing from the story of Jon Seaborn and Sophia Collins from the novella in progress with the working title: "A Postcard from Chamonix". They are in Paris and always a chase. This follows the two scenes I posted on this blog: The Near Escape and A Scene on the …

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The Most Peculiar Cafe

A true story with a little imagination. The Place In the quaint Florida coastal town of Vero Beach, I stepped into a coffee shop with an odd mixture of small town folks in what I thought to be an ordinary cafe. Not unusual to notice that people were talking or reading and writing at their …

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