Category Archives: Essay

Brown Skin Blues

When the alarmed buzzed as I exited the Urban Outfitters in Soho (NYC) I was confused.  I was leaving the store in the midst of a group of people, so I thought nothing of it. But I was called over … Continue reading

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An Unfinished Essay about Unfinished Essays

It boggles my mind why someone like Roxanne Gay can seem to write and publish so many essays, yet I can’t finish one. She must endlessly think about interesting things in general. It isn’t because I don’t read, I do. I read … Continue reading

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What the Algorithm Didn’t Tell Me

On paper he was my perfect match. E-Harmony said so. But the algorithms can tell you but so much. It doesn’t account for the weirdo factor. His control issues were undercover. In the Beginning…  he was attentive — aren’t they all. Then … Continue reading

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Essay: Steven E. Hobbs (Author)

I interviewed Steven Hobbs in May 2014.  The following essay was based on that interview. Mr. Steven Hobbs is a current member of the Instructional Staff for Letters at The College of New Rochelle. He holds a Master of Fine … Continue reading

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