Runaway Train (Part 3)

Having had my fill of the streets, I come up with the dumbest idea in the history of dumb ideas to eventually get stable… a grown up boyfriend

Runaway Train (Part 2)

I ended up staying with a random stranger for a couple of nights under the premise that I’d be flying to California to live with my stepdad. After he rejected me, I kept up the lie cause I didn’t want the woman or her family to get in trouble for “custodial interference”

Aaron Paul, Kristen Bell, Sarah Paulson & Others Show the Limitations In Celebrity Activism in the Problematic “I Take Responsibility” PSA

In the latest example of tone-deaf celeb activism, several celebs including Julianne Moore, Sara Paulson, and Kristen Bell took part in an NAACP-backed anti-racism

LeVar Burton, Crissy Teigen, Ice T, & More Lend Their Voices to the Nationwide Protests

My heart is broken. I take comfort in knowing I am not alone. Here are some celeb reactions to everything going on (language warning)

Hilary Rosen, Nina Turner, and the Angry Black Woman Trope

Originally posted 4/9/2020 to Psych Central. Democratic strategist and CNN correspondent, Hilary Rosen, is not having a great time right now…

Facilities: A Mental Hospital

Excerpt from Driftwood Chapter 8:
I was told I’d only be leaving the children’s shelter if I went to jail, a mental hospital, or a group home if I was lucky. My second stop: A mental hospital…

No Pity for the Addict

Originally Posted August 2015 for Culture 73 Magazine.
The wealthy and famous…they make mistakes. The poor, well, well they’re just junkies who should have known better.