justice · politics · theory

The Second Third

image link Over 20 years ago, a class assignment was given to interview someone connected with my field of study.  I chose to interview a judge that had been at it for probably 40 years.  I wanted to try to get a sense of what conclusions he had drawn over his years on the bench… Continue reading The Second Third

#OctPoWriMo2017 · exploitation · mature audiences only · OctPoWriMo

Day 10 — OctWriPoMo — Blue Eyes*

image link This poem needs an introduction. First, this is *not* an autobiographical piece.  It *is*, however, a composite of some of the stories I've heard from the victims of sex trafficking.  It's *not* for the weak-hearted.  It *is* a story that needs to be told. Secondly, the way it is put together is experimental… Continue reading Day 10 — OctWriPoMo — Blue Eyes*

#OctPoWriMo2017 · exploitation · OctPoWriMo · poetry

Day 3 — OctWriPoMo — *HUGH

image link Today's entry is Day 3 creation for the OctWriPoMo.  It diverges from the daily prompt.  I started writing it last week, on the day Hugh Hefner died.  Please note it is not for readers under the age of 18. HUGH "Life is too short to be living somebody else's dream," --Hugh Hefner A… Continue reading Day 3 — OctWriPoMo — *HUGH