Tuesday, September 12, 2006

Hobo Days

When I was in college in California, on the edge of the redwoods, it became fashionable to hop trains. It was also fashionable to take on a moniker or hobo name, mine was Lobo. There was a guy we used to call the Caldwell Kid (Luke) and there was Artichoke, Diamond and many, many more.

5 comments:

Kathie Sever said...

is that cause you're so hungry like the wolf?

SA said...

Mr Wilson Fancy pants and small shoulder are my favorite. where did you get that recording???

jonathan said...

http://www.areasofmyexpertise.com/index2.html

Docshiva said...

I KNEW Terry Gross was a hobo...

Docshiva said...

More about the life of the hobo in America: http://authorsontourlive.com/?p=54