When I was a babysitter in college, I once watched the TV news with one of my charges, age 7. The report was on the FBI's raid of the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas, and the deaths that followed. "Why did they burn up all those kids?" the little boy on the couch with me asked. ...
"Then the guide is someone who's lost his way, too, / Or remembers the lore of those who have"
if a man and a woman / Were actually there? Love? Evolving?
Remember she is multitudes. She is / Irreferent. She must be.
An appreciation of the recurrent patterns of life found in the natural world, and the origin of every body as a dynam...
Some historical observations on the 2016 election debacle
Who of us understands the freedom of the will?
“We have never been disconnected to the diaspora. The purpose of ‘The First World Negro Arts Festival’ was to bring t...
Brief meditation on time's arrow and book-binding
I like to think about the human heart. / I don’t mean metaphors or sentiment. / I mean PUMP, what doctors call the “m...
Intimidation by Abstract Authority prevents us from living and loving as we naturally are. There’s only one way to ob...
How politics fails (in) America