"Look About You"
Per birthday tradition, I wrote a poem on the spot and read it at our small shindig at Good Work Collective a few weeks back. Michigan’s been on my mind/heart recently, so these were a few lines for my home state. Look About You Si Quaeris Peninsulam Amoenam Circumspice Michigan: How can I feel anything but joy for your holy and inconsequential ways? Your lakes and forests and apocalyptic...
Life - and Death - Aren't Virtual
I didn’t catch this article by Zadie Smith when it was originally published back in November, but my friend Scott sent it to me in regards to a discussion we were having about Facebook, and it seemed worth passing on. Traverse City has been grappling this week with the tragic murder of a young teenage girl named Carly Lewis, who went missing a few weeks ago and whose body was recovered on...