Changing Heroes

It doesn’t happen all at once, like finding the train set Santa was supposed to bring at the back of your parents’ closet, suddenly realizing the rumors you heard from the older kids were true.  It’s more of a gradual process like understanding that your dad isn’t the strongest man on the block, Superman really […]

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Coffin Nails

Lately, I’ve been having three reactions to the kind of savage, singularly senseless shootings that occurred at the church in Charleston, SC.  First, there is the obvious revulsion to the heinous act itself.  It seems the knee-jerk reaction to such crimes is to blame the firearm before the psychotic murderer.  No, I’m not a ‘shrink’ […]

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I’m Coming Out

Inspired by the sexual confusion of Bruce, excuse me, Caitlyn Jenner and the recent racial revelation of the White/Black Rachel Dolezal, I have summoned the courage to come out of the closet with my own shocking disclosure.  I’m really a kid!  I’ve lived with this horrible secret since I was ten, when I first came to […]

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