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Moral Mondays, Paper Planes, and the Pursuit of Happiness

I watched streaming video of the Moral Monday protests in Raleigh, North Carolina, for several weeks in 2013 before I attended one. You see,...

Seven Ways of Looking at a Charge Sheet: or, My First Arrest

Monday night, June 10, I was arrested in a mass act of civil disobedience, the sixth in a growing wave of peaceful protests against...

On Landscape

Maybe eight months ago, I began dreaming landscapes.  I live in the middle of North Carolina, a frequently sticky region some three hours southeast...