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New Motto

I changed the journal’s motto. It’s now, as you can see above, “This has been my way; as for you, do as you find appropriate.” I think that speaks well to the blog’s title, as…






Golden Gate Bridge, oil on canvas, Brianna Keeper

Forgot One

I forgot probably the best quote: Hanif Kureishi, writing in his piece for Five Dials, “It Feels Like Crime: The Devil Inside,” says, You’re in a dark forest with just a torch. If you know what…



Republicans Are Responsible For Trump

I don’t think the Republican Party consists of only racist, uneducated hicks. I don’t think even a majority of Republicans could be described as such; there are plenty of those people who vote for Democrats,…