For Simone Biles

How dare she withdraw! Her sole purpose for living is to entertain me! She embarrassed her country by . . . . by . . . . . by doing what she had to do to take care of herself and keep herself safe. Imagine a young Black woman standing up for herself, taking control. … Continue reading For Simone Biles

All the World is a Stage

It's a high-wire act, keeping balance amid turbulence, minding word and deed for the preservation of peace and good form. Not an easy mission, but not a lengthy one. Time may creep slowly, but it will pass, and we will, soon enough, move on to the next thing. Such is life.