Not-So-Suddenly Seymour

So there's a guy. He's a normal guy working at a plant shop in a somewhat run-down part of town in a plant shop. He's been there a long time, working for a boss he somewhat likes and mostly loathes. It is this character, Seymour, that we learn to identify with in this movie. We … Continue reading Not-So-Suddenly Seymour


This Election In Free Verse

The grief hit me on the way home on election day and I couldn't help thinking about how, no matter how things went, everyone was going to hurt. Everyone. I started to pray and the more I did, the more I felt like crying. It felt like something long coming. The stock market started crashing … Continue reading This Election In Free Verse

So you've wondered why people of color are so exhausted with explaining things. Why we are so quick to our rage, grief, and irritation when we are asked about the various moving parts of this machine that is grinding us to death. OK. Fair. I can see how you don't understand. As an aid, I … Continue reading