My counselor at Sound Mental Health called today to reschedule my appointment. She had a family emergency and we had to cancel last time. So, we reset it for this Thursday and she said she would call DSHS about the never ending stream of paperwork that never seems to make it where it's supposed to go thus making my frequent appearance repeatedly…Continue
From my second novel, Marne, 2011, unpublished. (some of my friends back then called it the Gay Gatsby) Happy Pride!
And so that year, I saw Marne every afternoon. Together with our friends, we decided to summer in Puget Sound, the San…Continue
In the last few days I've had to reckon with my own bias toward amputees. I love one, I live with one, and I almost never talk about the reality of that, as if that too, should be hidden. J and I have known each other a little over four years and we've been together for almost a year…Continue
From inside the main shelter at DESC, one used to be able to see into the windows of Smith Tower. I guess the workers realized, after many years, there was a shelter there and sought to close off the view.
“…one of the hardest things to endure was the communal…Continue