A few more thoughts on Ross Gay’s writing… waking up, waking up, waking up.

I’ve been reading Ross Gay’s  “The Book of Delights”  which is truly delightful, while at the same time awakening to a lot of shit… well, for instance, the racism of our society, which is, to say the least, the opposite of delightful, which is part of why I love this book because Ross can handle … Continue reading A few more thoughts on Ross Gay’s writing… waking up, waking up, waking up.

In order to fly…

Someone posted an essay (see below) on Facebook the other day; I can’t stop thinking about it. I was already thinking about it when a couple of weeks ago people were debating whether the Speaker of the House should be Nancy Pelosi, or whether maybe she was too old or too old-school, or too-old-something!  My … Continue reading In order to fly…

JuRy DUty…

In the day, we called it the San Francisco Hall of Injustice.  No doubt for many it still is.  850 Bryant.  Gritty.  Basic. The entrance, the halls themselves look sad. You can almost feel the tension, the lack of compassion,  neglect, the hard lives walking these halls.  I sat in the cavernous juror’s waiting area … Continue reading JuRy DUty…