Things begun; things not yet over.
Of complicated emotions and the worst of our fellow citizens.
On a criminal president’s celebration of criminal justice reform.
Of honors undeserved and honors yet to be given.
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.
“If somebody points out that a building is on fire, you don’t question their motives for doing so.”