THREE THINKY THINGY-BOBS

1THE CAMPFIRE GENE; THE CAVEMAN in the JACKET PHOTO   Roughly ten years ago I was up  late (as any writer…

4 BERLIN POMES

  sick in berlin getting sick in berlin its own black romance like love in paris a fling strangers too…

SARAH and the BODHISATTVAS

I went to school with snarky stoners and rich Foreign students (mostly Iranians) and lots of entitled shits. I always…

KOOTCHIE TOWERS EXCERPT #3

It is 1974 and Benji Schamansky is a sideburned, aftershave-splashed, college prof with a bestselling paperback, THE PHYSICS of LIT,…

GRAYSCALE

  This life is inconceivably beautiful. It is a life of the mind. It is always late summer, the blacks…

BEDTIME

FILM CLIP: THE TREACHEROUS COCK   Nighty night, kiddies…

KIKI ’68

  Before I met my Wife, and before I learned to earn some money in the German music business, I…

AND ANOTHER THING…

  THE RACE/ GENDER/ BODY/ BELIEF SYSTEM VICTIMOLOGICAL STANLEY CUP   What nobody really talks about is the stiffly vicious…

QnA

    Q: If you’re so good, why haven’t I heard of you? A:  Well, you’re good and I haven’t…

KOOTCHIE TOWERS EXCERPT #2

It is spring of 1974. Hip college prof Benji is grieving and confused the morning after having walked in on…

RAPE and TRUTH

Bill Cosby, as it turns out, is more-than-likely a serial rapist. I don’t believe everything I read/see/hear in Mainstream Media…

RAISED in a REVOLUTION

  Unlike many reading this, I was raised in an actual Revolutionary Movement. My father and his comrades were Black…

ME TOO, TOO

It’s good to see power-drunk psychopaths like Harvey Weinstein fall before they’re too old for the comeuppance to mean anything…