Creative Control

Miscellaneous Mental Musings of an Emerging Artist

Strikeout Kings.

Another baseball allegory about America.

February 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Marathons, baseball games, and the ends of operas.

Things begun; things not yet over.

February 12, 2020 · Leave a comment

Rush; To Conclusion.

Of complicated emotions and the worst of our fellow citizens.

February 8, 2020 · Leave a comment

The state of the executions.

Terror in and across the aisles.

February 6, 2020 · Leave a comment

Optical illusions.

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

February 2, 2020 · Leave a comment

Legacies left behind.

Of honors undeserved and honors yet to be given.

January 20, 2020 · Leave a comment

Bedtime histories.

“The third question he asked…”

January 7, 2020 · Leave a comment

WRITE CLUB: MARTIANS

Write Club is a monthly, literary bloodsport in which contenders face off against each other with 7-minute essays on competing topics. This was the combatant essay for MARTIANS.

December 17, 2019 · Leave a comment

Civic Duties / Crisis Actors.

“If somebody points out that a building is on fire, you don’t question their motives for doing so.”

December 12, 2019 · Leave a comment

Mob-Style.

On insanity, legal or otherwise.

December 6, 2019 · Leave a comment