Father & Son

Photo: Jay Blumenfeld

left to right Raymond Me & Shakespeare 

We met at the University of Iowa in the 1970s and have been lifelong friends.

Photo by Raymond J Metrulis



Hans Breder and Me

My dear friend Hans visiting NYC 1980s

Friends partying together 1980s NYC


The bar I started in the East Village Mid 80s

Photo: Patrick Zinn

Typical burnout building with graffiti East Village 1980s

The oldest and largest food and wine society in the world

Where I attended  many dinners in the late 1980s and early 2000.

Photo: Chaine des Rotisseurs

The Golden Bridge Hounds

Photo: New York Times

"Ivans compound"

Located on the ridge overlooking the Monterey Bay, Santa Cruz County

Carnegie Deli

The site of the Carnegie Deli Massacre May 10 2001

Photo: Robert Brenner

Jennifer Stahl and four friends were shot in her five floor walk up above the Carnegie Deli. This photo was from her role in movie Dirty Dancing.

Photos: Reality Tibit

The Magnificent Big Sur Coast

Photo: Los Angels Travel Bug

The wonderful Santa Cruz Coast

Photos: Santa Cruz County

The Forest of Nisene Marks State Park,Aptos, CA

Photo: Jake Davis

Monterey Antiques & Vintage Market

Photo: by the author

The main street of Oaxaca Mexico

Photo: by the author

Mother and daughters selling their food

Photo: by the author

A man working the Maguey (agave) plants.

Photo: TuriMexico

Oaxaca, famous for its Mezcal and it's food

Photo: by the author

Comal the traditional way of cooking in Oaxaca

Photo: by the author

Yuejin "Jin Jin" Feng

Photo: by the author

Selfie of the two of us

Our love shack in Oaxaca

Photo: by the author

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