My WaPo

I really do have trouble with this. Writing, for me, has been a therapy exercise. In execution and publication. The Write is therapy for getting out the things that are stuck in my head and trip me up as they linger there. The Publication is therapy for a couple of my fears: Recognition and the…

Revelation: I’ve been a scared-ass writer

When I was a kid, I used to love the high dive.  I don’t mean the “higher” diving board, we had that, too.  I mean that solid, grey-brown block of pounds and pounds and pounds of smooth concrete, with the ladder that reached to God, Himself.  Never look down while climbing up.  Walk to the…