Fiction, New York, NYC, Uncategorized

Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Seven

INT. PAT’S HOSPITAL ROOM Pat is hooked up to an I.V. and a heart monitor. He opens his eyes as Mike enters. Mike stands beside the bed. Ken just behind him. Mike Hey, how are you feeling, Pat? Pat has trouble speaking, groggy with medicine. Pat Like a million bucks. Mike The Doctor says you’ll… Continue reading Urban Pirates- an original screenplay by James K. Shaffer- Part Seven

March Madness, Movies, Uncategorized

“Banged Up” A Short Film About March Madness Gone Bad

"Banged Up" is the story of a small time degenerate gambler taking a swing at the big time set against the March Madness frenzy in New York City. I co-wrote and had a part in this fun short film that was released in 2006. We used genuine NYC locations, all of our own apartments and… Continue reading “Banged Up” A Short Film About March Madness Gone Bad

Cooking, food, Italian, Recipe Jar, recipes, Uncategorized

Sunday Sauce Sausage Parmigiana

Growing up in Brooklyn and Staten Island, there are certain Italian food aromas that take me back in time. Sausage parmigiana is one of those dishes. Sausage parmigiana is a hearty, easy to make meal. I will show you how to make it restaurant quality at home every time. It starts with a high-quality Italian… Continue reading Sunday Sauce Sausage Parmigiana

Chinatown, Cooking, Discovery, food, Uncategorized

2018 The Year of the Dog, Happy Chinese New Year!! updated

"When the mid-night bell rings tonight, Let it signify new and better things for you, Let it signify a realization of all things you wish for, Let it signify a year of courage and wisdom, Wishing you a very, very, very prosperous new year."  Chinese New Year Wish     Just when you though the… Continue reading 2018 The Year of the Dog, Happy Chinese New Year!! updated