Tag Archives: work

Avenue Street

I answered a lot of phone calls last night at the taxi company. Around 3am a girl called demanding a cab at “320 Avenue.” That didn’t make any sense. “320 Avenue? That doesn’t make any sense. What’s the street name?” … Continue reading

Posted in taxi, work | Tagged | 1 Comment

Driving April 22

It’s time to try this blogging thing again. Yesterday I drove a normal “extra” day shift from 7a-5p. Some notes: I drove my favorite taxicab: the Toyota Camry Hybrid. Ample space, great handling, adequate (but not stellar) gas mileage, smooth … Continue reading

Posted in taxi, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Driving highlights

While driving Sun-Mon (1am-12pm) These few days were slow, slow, slow. I find it funny that I have such a hard time estimating how much I’ll make beforehand. It’s almost like gambling. The only ‘sure-fire’ well-paying weekends are those with … Continue reading

Posted in econ, taxi, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Driving again

During my shifts this week: I took an older lady and her daughter back from the hospital one morning. We dropped her daughter off at work first and then I took the lady to her home. When we got there … Continue reading

Posted in taxi, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Driving forward

During my shift today The City was slow as usual for this time of year. With just under one hour remaining on my shift, a lady hailed me in the Marina asking to head toward Tiburon to see her mother … Continue reading

Posted in taxi, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Driving the storm

(Source) I drove on Friday during the heavy storm that hit most of Northern California. It was a great day to drive. Details after the break.

Posted in taxi, work | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments