I get that a lot

I get that a lot

Las Vegas Massacre. Oklahoma City Bomber. Columbine. The perpetrators are white. White Americans. Ordinary people. I’m not saying white Americans are more dangerous than the average American; they commit more crime only because they outnumber the rest of us. But that don’t make them inherently bad. I suggest we stop categorizing terrorists by race, religion and […]

In the land of the faceblind 2 faced lady is queen

In the land of the faceblind 2 faced lady is queen

“It never seemed worth risking the rejection to bother asking someone else to come along,” I wrote. My English teacher returns my paper with a big fat red circle around the word “It.” What does this refer to? Ms Mcguire wants to know. I dunno. The rejection doesn’t seem worth risking? grrrr. I don’t make the […]

How about you?

How about you?

I have “friends” in my life who deserve the air quotes around the word “friend.” They consider themselves friends of mine. I think not. They might proudly defend themselves to accusations of racism by pointing out they be friends of “Kumari.” Kumari? “You know – that nice Hawai’ian/Native American/Mexican (fill in ethnicity here) girl who […]

Busy, Busy, Busy

Busy, Busy, Busy

RE: Friday night Flow. Don’t condemn those who avoid yoga. The very thought of being trapped in a room wearing little more than underwear is disturbing to some folks. I’ve seen bright minds of my generation attempt yoga in socks. Sock-yogis remind me of my rustic friends who hate the internet because dial-up is agonizingly slow. When I […]