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Why I'm taking a break from journalism

I need to take a break from writing about the news for health reasons.

Lately I’ve been doing a lot of thinking, writing, debating, photography, and reporting about the Eric Garner and Michael Brown cases. 495 more words


Feeling tired and

hot again.  Getting into shower.  And bed early, not as early as last night but close.  Where’s my Comp Book–  In bag.  I’ll write in that if I wake early.  325 more words


Next City Posts A Very In-Depth Piece On "Public Utility 2.0"

The concept of artists developing a more practical solution than the technology sector over a utilities social injustice seems far fetched. After all, the monetary reserves alone put tech way ahead of art when it comes to logistics. 226 more words

Every Story

Streams of Conciousness

The following didn’t have a high enough word count, in my opinion, to warrant separate posts. So, here you go.

Yes, I’m a Teacher

I’m currently in the midst of my first holiday break as a teacher; the break was much needed. 942 more words


Now I again slow.

But not for long, finding singular words to ignite my ire.  I’m tired of feeling like this today.  I’ve been beat all day by the exhaustion and sniffles and coughing and I’m done, done, so I sing and recite poetry to myself, in prose lines, imagining myself on stage, reading to people–  ‘Allegory erupts, grab me by collar/Allowed to a run, had to be fodder/horns over my car and over the underpass to Berkeley/Up early, into the shop, design a word buffet to fray…’  I’ll pick up this poem later, finish it, read it in 2015.  261 more words



With 300+ followers, this blog has definitely developed over the course of 2013 & 2014! I give all my gracious gratitude to each one of you! 92 more words

Aloha Castaways!

Aloha! Welcome to my brand my 2015 blog called, The Lost Islander.

I’ll be posting journalistic articles on the blog site and my monthly music e-zine which you can download as a  148 more words