Progress September 11, 2016


I think a lot of people don’t realize that the loss of the World Trade Center, horrible of course in countless ways, was a specific and personal source of disquiet for many New Yorkers like me long after the towers came down.

Empathy August 29, 2016

Weiner Is a Huge Dick

I‘ve actually met Anthony Weiner a number of times, and he was likable and funny. He was always a tad intense, but I think he also had a sense of self-deprecation that would come out here and there that helped give him a kind of roguish likability.

Empathy June 19, 2016


Stevie’s Story

When I was a tiny baby my brother Adam and I lived in a big store called PetSmart, in the section called Paws and Claws Feline Rescue.

Progress June 10, 2016


This website is totally jacked right now, because I’m changing over to a newer, better layout. Hopefully this thankless task won’t take too long, so hang in there loyal readers.

Progress May 30, 2016

In Flanders Fields

Memorial Day is almost over, and so passes another day America sets aside to glorify war. On days like today I especially despise the bullshit rhetoric about honoring those who died fighting to protect our rights. Oh really?