Category: Tales of the Bellman

Found but not lost; a hotel days reminiscence

“You guys gotta help me! I think I stole somebody’s car!” It was certainly one of the more memorable lines of greeting from my years as a hotel bellman – also one of the more puzzling. It was a typical weekday morning in the lobby of the Holiday Inn Metrodome; my partner in crime Franklin … Continue reading Found but not lost; a hotel days reminiscence

A toast to brides and grooms and the parents that love them

June. The month of weddings. Love and romance. The month where your Facebook wall is slathered with a never-ending stream of wedding pictures. Or, more accurately, the before-the-wedding pictures of bachelor and bachelorette party pictures. Friends getting together, celebrating brides and grooms, having final single flings, plotting pranks. There are also lots of pictures of … Continue reading A toast to brides and grooms and the parents that love them