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Published: 3 years ago

Let Us Gather, My Fellow Inch Worms

When I need inspiration, guidance, or wisdom (which is always), I often look to the words of June Jordan.  (The photo of us above was taken in my San Francisco flat back in 2000.) Today, I re-read my favorite book of her poetry, Kissing …

Published: 4 years ago

Washington Supreme Court’s Sweeping Call to Fix Racial Bias in Jury Selection

As the Seattle Times reports: Justices on the Washington Supreme Court on Thursday decried what they described as persistent racial bias in jury selection and called for new protections against it, possibly including the abolition of a legal tradition that dates back more than …

Published: 4 years ago

My Collection of Pez Dispensers

I’ve been collecting Pez Dispensers since 1987. I’ve had a mild-to-crazy obsession with these little pieces of plastic since my childhood and have slowly amassed a militia of over a thousand different dispensers. Here, below, are pictures of part of my collection, which exists …