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March 19 2017

Wrote the following piece nearly three years ago. Things change in sometimes drastic measure. What strikes me about this work is the voice in it. I recognize myself here. Young as I was. Young and idealistic and in love. My how things change. We woke up together, as we usually do. I, ever the pushy […]

Something Happy

Turbulent times are quick to summon anxiety, angst, fear. Like jumping from a cliff, the rush elicits a carnal reaction to the goings-on. It’s only natural to respond in such a way. My writings reflect that.  I wanted to write something authentic but also positive. For as much darkness that follows me through life’s transgressions, […]

Liberation

My life is a series of peaks and valleys. Years pass with months of utter bliss dotting the seasons.  Slowly these golden hues of happiness lose out to a more solemn and colorless gray.  This proceeds further until all color is sapped. To rise from the numb security of sleep is an assault on the […]

Christmas.

I once loved this holiday. I still do, in fact. The reason for the warm feelings comes from the temporal significance the holiday season carries.  Every year, like clockwork, old decorations are restored to their places, familiar treats warm our bellies, and music older than most of us fills our ears. Christmas lives off of […]