San Francisco REAL Estate Fixer with a sludge problem for $1.558 Million


Story from Amy Graff/ San Francisco Chronicle  If you live in Georgia or the southwest this charming fixer would sell for $10 grand Max. But this is San Francisco and 1.5 million is a steal.  However you will need a minimum of a half million to make it habitable. And this one is a REAL … More San Francisco REAL Estate Fixer with a sludge problem for $1.558 Million

My teeny tiny encounters with Robin Williams


By: Cityfella If you work in Downtown San Francisco near the major hotels, Celebrity sightings aren’t  uncommon. I worked for car rental agencies and from time to time celebrities would rent or return their cars. You remember the nice celebrities, Linda Grey, Jim Nabors, John Travolta come to mind and you have lifetime stories about … More My teeny tiny encounters with Robin Williams

The Late Night Lesbian


By:CityFella Indigestion, PBS, email and the long road to lesbianism  After several decades of marriage, children,grandchildren and great grandchildren a dear friend discovers she is gay.  Unable to sleep, she writes me a lengthy email about her life.   I have her permission to tell her story as long as I do not reveal her identity … More The Late Night Lesbian

Cities Rising: Sacramento?


By: CityFella Baby boosters, Empty Nesters  and Millennials  are returning to Americas  inner cities.  Oakland‘s downtown populations has tripled in the last few years. High rise residential towers have reshaped the skyline of Austin, Seattle, and San Francisco.    Rising next to the Bay Bridge is the second tallest condo on the west coast is … More Cities Rising: Sacramento?

Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA) Episode 4 “Too Late to Apollo-gize”


By:CityFella Last night I was schooled in fakery, by my daughter.  I don’t know many men who know about filler,and parts by Mattel.  My daughter does.  Last nights episode opened up with Kenya doing exercises spinning upside down.  My daughter who has never seen the show before (yes) looked at Kenya and said fake,fake and … More Real Housewives of Atlanta (RHOA) Episode 4 “Too Late to Apollo-gize”