... spend money on food and schools, not bombs or fantasy airplanes ... NP: prince - u got the look ... crypto crash(ish) ... quit facebook ...

A Survivor’s Little Death

the aftermath of living through a 2014 terrorist bombing

A Funeral to Headline

a Los Angeles drag queen reflects on putting the fun in funeral

Death of a Disco Dancer

I could live this life

Jack Pendarvis’s Moby-Dick

“Have you seen the white whale?” Ahab asks.

The Poverty of Jeff Bezos

a close reading of his exit letter to Amazon employees

I Became a Literary Arts Activist in Ilorin

A watering hole of sorts, that was all I wanted.

The Limits of Logic

Who, or what, do you trust?

Biden at the Border

the problem wasn't "kids in cages"

Communication for Chinese Undergrads

reflections on the mirror in the painting