Viva Escritora

Reporting from the bleacher seats …

Credit where credit is due.  My father loved the phrase “sundry assortment” with its embedded redundancy. An assorted assortment with its, oh, I don’t know, je ne sais quoi quality to it.  This post feels like just such an assortment. Robert Mueller: The Sartorialist It was reported with much humor that Robert Mueller had Paul Manafort’s closet …

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Climate model changes. Well, this is good news.¹ Or not.² It seems a group of scientists have found more time in their studies for humans to respond to global warming/climate change. Hmmm, really?  For your consideration, I’m going to drop some thoughts, ponderances, and questions on global climate change and science here: The recent discovery …

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Here’s a sundry assortment of snapshot thoughts taken over the last week. Enjoy! Or not. Where I was on 2001.09.11. The radio announced the plane hitting the first World Trade Center tower on the drive to drop my Kindergartner off at school.  And I thought ‘how could a plane not miss the one of the …

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I’m visiting video documents of James Baldwin to further my knowledge of systemic racism – what was identified in my youth, what has not changed, what it is like to reside in a country that would rather you were somewhere or someone else. These videos were filmed on film using film and all the chemicals …

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