Writer, editor, author
Her classroom has a Christmas scene
Thirty-two years ago it took an hour to set up our
The proud family would have
withstood the hunger,
By Anthony Buccino
If you ever commuted to work, you'll enjoy reading Anthony Buccino's latest collection "This Seat Taken? Notes of a Hapless Commuter" about the joys and follies of getting to and from work in the city using metropolitan public transit.
New and collected writings
NEW & RECENT:
A large brown envelope arrived recently. It contained copies of
letters I wrote to
This whole beach
thing, changing, badges, outside shower,
The new window units are more efficient and
How many times have riders looked north from NJ
Benny Miller from Cucamonga tried to sell
Mom a new vacuum.
There are always people milling at Port
Authority bus terminal.
The first car I bought was
a 1963 VW Bug in 1972.
Perhaps our story will become a Lifetime
Dad told me washers weren't money and I
couldn't spend them on candy or toys.
I never had much love for
school. I was ready to drop out
Belleville native Anthony Buccino has collected his favorite and your most-requested writings about life and growing up in Belleville, New Jersey.
Greetings From Belleville New Jersey, Collected writings is Buccino's fourth collection of essays but the first wholly dedicated to his writings about Belleville.
More than forty essays and reflections on everything from junior high school bullies to selling pretzels for Ed Strat (Belle Maid) at Belleville High School football games at Municipal Stadium.
Buccino's first collection of Belleville-only writings
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Two boys can always get along, but a third
the parents who are sitting on heavy blankets, wearing thermal underwear,
Shepherd dazzled the audience
with a proficient
A Father's Place - An Eclectic Collection
Belleville Sons Honor Roll - Remembering the Men Who Paid for Our Freedom
Greetings From Belleville, New Jersey collected writings
Martha Stewart Doesn't Live Here Anymore and other essays
Nutley Sons Honor Roll - Remembering the Men Who Paid for Our Freedom
Rambling Round - Inside and Outside at the Same Time
Retrieving Labrador Days dog tales in prose and verse
Collect 'em all!
New Jersey author Anthony Buccino published more than fifteen books including four essay collections, three military history books and seven full-length poetry collections. He has been called '“New Jersey’s Garrison Keillor” or something to that effect.’ His stories of the 1960s earned a SPJ-NJ Excellence in Journalism award. His transit blog on NJ.com earned a SPJ-NJ Excellence in Journalism award. His poem At The Vet has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize.
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