There are two people who used to be in my life that had wronged me. I can sum up their actions with one word – betrayal. Continue reading Nightmares
I’ve been a fan of original film scores for a good part of my life – so much so that I’d buy them on CD and listen frequently.
I was extremely saddened when James Horner died in a plane crash back in June.
From 2003-2005, I was a court appointed special advocate, or CASA, for Montgomery County, MD. I was given one client, and I spent two years with him before the case was closed.
When I first met him, he was living in a group home, away from his mother as the living conditions at her house weren’t deemed suitable by the county, to put it nicely.
My mother and grandmother like telling me about the time they took me to the very first Maryland Renaissance Festival. This was in Columbia, long before it moved to Crownsville. I only found these four photos but it was great uncovering them after years of hearing about it. This book says Penn and Teller were there.
Continue reading 1977 Maryland Renaissance Festival
Random photos from this summer.
Continue reading Summer Photos
Here’s a passage in an opinion article about a man brutally murdering someone on a subway in D.C. last week.
“Spires is not a large man. Court documents describe him as a 5-foot-5, 125-pound black man. Did unconscious bias make the teenager seem bigger or make his odds seem better than the nearly dozen people around him?”