Beanery Online Literary Magazine

July 6, 2008

THE ICE CREAM MAN

—written by Ami Trapaso

This piece was contributed by Ami Trapaso, a member of the former Foothills Writers Group. Watch for her future postings.

I can’t think of summer without thinking of the ice cream man.

The lone ranger of ice cream riding through the neighborhoods on his trusty steed, or should I say his bright orange van, handing out cool, refreshing treats to all the children with pocket change. I look back at it now and laugh, but it was life and death to (more…)