Things Fall Apart

"The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose." --James A. Baldwin I only see him twice a year if I'm lucky, but my brother is one of my best and closest friends. Sometimes he sends me text messages with no context and no explanation. "Agatha Christie is a BEAST!!!" He's … Continue reading Things Fall Apart


Where The Sidewalk Ends & The Wild Things Are

“I imagine one of the reasons people cling to their hates so stubbornly is because they sense, once hate is gone, they will be forced to deal with pain.” --James A. Baldwin He was 6 foot 3. About 280. Seventeen. They called him Big Black, and he didn't seem to mind. Most of the counseling … Continue reading Where The Sidewalk Ends & The Wild Things Are