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I'm a nonfiction writer and editorial freelancer.

 A short distance from home, but a world away  The American Dream, that foremost example of the desire to move on up, is an ungratefulness: that to which you were born is simply not good enough.   Read the rest at  Longreads .

A short distance from home, but a world away

The American Dream, that foremost example of the desire to move on up, is an ungratefulness: that to which you were born is simply not good enough. 

Read the rest at Longreads.

 On the artist Lynn Hershman Leeson's obsession with biotechnological nightmares  As far as I can gather, it seems like Leeson has spent the past few years talking to leading scientists and asking them what dangers technologies under development pose.  Read the rest at  Hyperallergic .

On the artist Lynn Hershman Leeson's obsession with biotechnological nightmares

As far as I can gather, it seems like Leeson has spent the past few years talking to leading scientists and asking them what dangers technologies under development pose.

Read the rest at Hyperallergic.

 A DACA poet speaks out  In his personal life, Castillo is still attempting to negotiate the chasms of communication that his poetry explores.  Read the rest at  The Paris Review .

A DACA poet speaks out

In his personal life, Castillo is still attempting to negotiate the chasms of communication that his poetry explores.

Read the rest at The Paris Review.

 Robert F. Kennedy and the ancient Greeks of Edith Hamilton  The tragic nature of Kennedy’s life and death is, however, far more complex than the image of the senator as the President Who Might Have Been.  Read the rest at  Ploughshares .

Robert F. Kennedy and the ancient Greeks of Edith Hamilton

The tragic nature of Kennedy’s life and death is, however, far more complex than the image of the senator as the President Who Might Have Been.

Read the rest at Ploughshares.

 
 

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