a ring & other things.

there are moments when i step off a curb without looking down and realize, far too late, that i have miscalculated. i’ve stepped off from a piece of the sidewalk that’s too high, and instead of thumping down onto pavement immediately, i am in a state of free fall. it lasts a second or two…

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there are moments that the words don’t reach.

This is a very dangerous man, our next president. Dangerous in his certitude about what he doesn’t know. Dangerous in his ignorance of history, his antipathy toward reading, his inability to sort fact from fiction. The last man to play things by the gut while in control of the world’s most powerful military left a…

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