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Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Category Archives: Sports

Little victories; temporary defeats.

“Watching my son play soccer is one of the few unconditional joys I have in my life, and I am very careful with words like ‘joy’ and ‘unconditional.'”

April 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

Strikeout Kings.

Another baseball allegory about America.

February 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Optical illusions.

On a criminal president’s celebration of criminal justice reform.

February 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Penalty Area.

“I would ask what kind of nation we are.”

February 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Flight of the Spiteful Strigiform.

“The Owl thought no one type of human was any better than another. All of them, after all, were inferior.”

February 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

“Life / Goals.”

A short play about plans.

October 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

The tightrope.

The difference between a thin line and a fine line.

August 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

And to the Republic for which he kneels.

What a quarterback is doing, what a president has done.

October 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

The hardest officiating job in sports.

In case you find yourself asked to play.

September 2, 2017 · Leave a comment


Be wary of what is labeled “distraction.”

January 31, 2017 · Leave a comment