It’s been a long time since I posted on this blog. I just didn’t have the heart, through the Trump administration and the Covid-19 pandemic, to keep going back through the negative emotions that suffused so many of those days just to write about them. Living them was hard enough. I can’t say wholeheartedly that […]


So I am going to roll up my sleeves and write some real shit here this morning. Please try to bear with me. Feel free to unfollow me if you can’t. When I was a teenager, I was heavy into grunge. I listened to hip hop because of course I did. I am black, born […]

A Heartfelt Thank You

As you all know, I am one of the unfortunate people who have lost employment and income because of the Covid-19 quarantine. That is what spurred me to finally sit down and write my last post about adjunct teaching – a piece that I had been contemplating for literal years. I hoped, when I wrote […]