ELLA BAKER #mondayblogs #newplay #amwriting #blacklivesmatter

The new play I’m working on is about Miss Ella Baker, the civil rights leader of the sixties, a founder of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, and a leader in the NAACP, as well as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Southern Christian Leadership Conference. She was among the group who joined with CORE to orgainze […]

On Passivity

Originally posted on Asteroid Pen:
Hello, World! it’s been awhile. I last wrote from Honduras while sitting and sweating in a gray plastic chair, aged laptop burning in my lap, and semi-effectual fan quaking above. Now, after brief stops in Guatemala, Belize, Mexico, and Cuba, I report from my new-old home of Portland, Oregon, USA,…

MORE POETRY #mondayblogs #amwriting #poetry #migraine #pain #3-D

Seven more days, seven more poems. Six more migraines. Well, at least I wrote one of the poems about one of the migraines, so that’s something, eh? I’ve probably written enough migraine poems over the years to publish an entire book of migraine poems, but honestly who would want to read that? yikes. However, if […]