Category: life & career

The (hu)man(archist)

The sign on the left says: Poverty. Whoever You Vote For. It STILL EXISTS. The sign on the right says: Like Democracy. Hate Politicians. Try Anarchy. It’s Democracy without Politicians. I like the idea of self governance. It is the…

Tween Life and Death

A coworker told me the saddest thing last week. There was a story in the Post with the headline: “Bullies Killed My Daughter.” A 12-year old girl was bullied into committing suicide. I did not know Maria Herrera but I…

Seeing Sulu

I finally got around to editing the video my wife shot at the reading I was a part of in January. I read four poems and a piece from the novel I am “working” on. It was not my best…

Synchronicity

Sometimes synchronicity happens, less than ordinary events over the course of days, weeks, even months are suddenly extraordinary summoned together in a single thought. Sometimes synchronicity is a welcomed occurrence, comfort found in the sensibility of seemingly random events. An…