Hallowed

In which I attempt to dispel misinformation about Halloween, All Hallows, and notions of what is and isn't hallowed. Read More...

Yankee Doodle Sweetheart

Two real live nephews of our Uncle Sam, he is my Yankee Doodle joy. Read More...

Honor thy...?

"Real" is not the same as legal, biological, or orthodox. Read More...

United we muddle

Unity is rarer than we like to admit. Read More...

Swingers

The vote don't mean a thing, if it ain't got that swing! Read More...

Out of normal

Not all deviations are deviant. Read More...

Two worlds

Bridging a cultural divide requires first that we see the gap, and second that we understand its origin. Read More...

Thematically speaking

In which I explore what literary critics mean by "theme." Read More...

Freedom, not immunity

A tale of some letters to the editor, misunderstandings, and misinterpretations. Read More...