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 […]

We Need New Negro Leagues

NFL owners – an exclusively white group of power brokers that ESPN calls the “most conservative fraternity of leaders in major American sports” – have approved a new policy for league players that bans them from taking a knee during the playing of the National Anthem at the start of games. If players are on […]