Keeping Up with the Jones

The legacy of the bad guys

Audra Lorde was talking to the greedy — those concerned only with materialism — when she said, “Your silence will not keep you safe.” She was targeting the willfully i

Editor’s Note

Simple acts of great courage

Don’t switch on an incandescent light bulb for a year.

Fables of the Deconstruction

Revolution 9

I’ve been thinking about the Beatles lately.

Summary of My Discontent

Bicycle commuter’s survival guide

Remember to bring your joy.

Raised Relief

An archive of our own

I went to an exhibit last weekend that was curated by a friend who’s an incredible musician, songwriter and scholar with a master’s degree in folklore.


Be afraid. Be very afraid!

“You BITCH!”

I really didn’t mean to yell. But she tricked me. It was ingenious, really.

Editor’s Note

Before we were bitter

I spent Monday morning at the Highland Presbyterian Weekday School.

Fables of the Deconstruction

There’s no tomorrow

In the great film “Terminator 2: Judgment Day,” Arnold Schwarzenegger’s character, a robot, suggests that humanity’s chances of survival aren’t very good.

Summary of My Discontent

Live long and prosper

Attention people of Earth. This is Capt. James T. Kirk of the Starship Enterprise. Many of you are undoubtedly familiar with my work exploring strange new worlds, yadda yadda.

Yep, I’m Gay

For the sake of argument

Recently, in one of my writing classes, I was discussing the concepts of pathos, logos and ethos — the scaffolding of a persuasive argument.