How Many Times Have We Died?

When my father died 30+ years ago, I died too. I was 19. My biggest stress was finding my way as a college underclassman. I was upstairs in my room with my girlfriend, carefree, when a police officer knocked on my door. He told me my father was downstairs having a heart attack. Whoever I… Continue reading How Many Times Have We Died?

Maya Who.

What do I know about Maya Angelou? Some years ago, she was scheduled to be the commencement speaker at the university. Maya Who? The university didn’t teach me that — different major. I looked her up. The university didn’t teach me that either — another story. Ahh, a poet… and some quote about what to… Continue reading Maya Who.