Trying to learn Latin with a tortured teacher, and more Kew Forest Musings

Trying to learn Latin with a tortured teacher, and more Kew Forest Musings

James Baldwin unleashed something. That movie did one thing. it made me think about the atrocities more at my Junior … Continue reading Trying to learn Latin with a tortured teacher, and more Kew Forest Musings

A James Baldwin memory revealed, and an English teacher’s ignorant move that never was forgotten.

A James Baldwin memory revealed, and an English teacher’s ignorant move that never was forgotten.

Seeing Raoul Peck’s movie “I Am Not Your Negro” was very good, and eye opening. I had always been knowledgeable … Continue reading A James Baldwin memory revealed, and an English teacher’s ignorant move that never was forgotten.

Memories of growing up on my block and lessons from Laffy

Memories of growing up on my block and lessons from Laffy

My neighborhood growing up was a lot different then what it is now.  As a kid, you look at it … Continue reading Memories of growing up on my block and lessons from Laffy