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Guest Blog: The Facts Are Irrelevant

A few months back I wrote about the game of chicken that Congress and the White House were playing with people’s livelihood.  They both..

July 14, 2011

The Same Thing Really Does Happen Every Night

I was flipping through my HBO channels one night and happened upon Bill Cosby’s classic standup comedy special “Bill Cosby:..

July 7, 2011

In This Issue… June/July Uptown Mosaic Magazine

We made it to issue number 2!

June 23, 2011

In The Beginning Was The Word

“‘Freedom’ in Asia is just a word, without meaning, for Asians never practiced slavery on a large scale….” I..

June 23, 2011


Most daughters didn’t have to beg to spend the night in their childhood bedrooms.  I wasn’t one of them.  No one would tell me why...

June 23, 2011

Coming Soon To A Phone Near You

“Hello?” “Good evening, is Emma Smith available?” “Speaking, and this is…?” “Hello Emma, I’m with Johnson And Associates...

June 23, 2011

Silence in the Afternoon

Silence in the afternoon burns  brittle holes in the cloth   of time.  I suppose it could be desire rising through impatient..

June 23, 2011

I Am Not A Murderer!

It might be a dream; A girl has been killed. I knew her.   They’ve unearthed body parts in the vacant lot. I was seen there...

June 23, 2011


Sometimes I feel as if I’m drowning. I feel detached. I feel like I’m missing out on the moment because I’m afraid to feel: I don’t..

June 23, 2011

The Father’s Day Card: An Appreciation

I met my father when I was 20 years old.  That sounds odd since he was there guiding and nurturing me practically every day of my life..

June 15, 2011
The Gallery
  • The Break
  • Yellow Cab
  • Snowflakes
  • Of Wings and Prints
  • Abbey Road Revisited
  • Carnival
  • Cross Culture
  • Juan Carlos
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