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That Black Girl

Last night I dropped in on Mount Sinai Emergency. It was unplanned, as such trips tend to be, and turned out to have been necessary only in an unintended way. 1,250 more words


Beyond Grandma's Kitchen

Growing up in Addis, in a long ago time when injera was still made at home, the best part of injera day was at the end, when kids got to practice pouring the remaining batter in a swift controlled flow, starting from the outer edge of the… 318 more words


The Most Extraordinary Pie

You are sitting in a cozy room in an easy chair and there’s a table across the room.  And on this table there’s a piece of pie. 270 more words


Copyrights and Barcodes {It's a Business Man, but Am I?}

Hey writers!

I am filling out copyright information and investigating the ISBN and barcode shakedown. And, I do mean shake down!

I mean, it’s $125 for one ISBN and $295 for 10! 215 more words

Writing Life

What Grows

What Grows, a short story of mine, is included in Issue 38.1 of Room magazine. The issue will be launched this Sunday at the… 21 more words


Open Letter to Marc Maron, Day 29 (on the uses of idleness)

Speaking of being overweight (I knew we’d get back here eventually…)

If anyone asks what I’ve been doing over the long weekend, I will say nothing. 395 more words