Where is Home?
I have been watching documentaries of the homeless across America. I am paused with confusion at their despair. Why? How? What? What happened to these individuals? 135 more words
From the introduction: “…This poem deserves to be read slowly and carefully. In what it implies about the difference between the caged bird and a free bird, it becomes one of Angelou’s most complex and most important poems.” My comments follow. 413 more words
Trigger warning: This story contains physical assault, harassment, and suicidal thoughts that readers may find disturbing.
“I was barely eight years old when I touched those silk threads for the first time, so it is ironic that I have never owned a silk… 1,682 more words
On Wednesday morning a Facebook page claiming to be “news” posted a video of a former transit authority board member from Corpus Christi, Texas standing naked while talking to a sex worker and pointing at something or someone. 397 more words