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Perfectly Lonely

Sounds kinda sad right? Its not. Its the title of a song from John Mayer album Battle Studies albums (One of my favorites). I haven’t been on here in awhile. 615 more words

I am writing the best book I have ever written

I can tell because everything wants to distract me. You know what I mean, you stop to do something that should take five seconds and it takes five hours. 213 more words


Sketchbook Saturday 2017/06/24

Yet another flashback to my drawings from my teen years… I almost feel like I should post these as “Throwback Thursday” posts. I’m not going to, though. 175 more words

African American


“The Other
The Other is an individual who is perceived by the group as not belonging, as being different in some fundamental way. Any stranger becomes the Other. 661 more words

#BlackLivesMatter: Who Was Danroy Henry?

Henry, a 20-year-old junior from Easton, Massachusetts, known as “D.J.”, was killed Oct. 17, 2010, by Pleasantville Police Officer Aaron Hess outside Finnegan’s Grill, a popular nightspot for students from the nearby Pace campus. 645 more words

The Modern Day Good Samaritan

Parable of the Good Samaritan: 13th Century Stained Glass, France

“And who is my neighbor?”

Just as in ancient times, we have our own set of social norms, classifications of the “most despised” and often we discriminate against those that look different from us. 854 more words