New Texas

Twilight

Twilight

by Anne Whitehouse   I stand at the trajectory of loss, sunset glare in my eyes.   As evening deepens, fireflies rise from the lawn to the treetops, floating higher and higher as if they were stars.

The Golden State

The Golden State

by Jonathan B. Ferrini The Department of Motor Vehicles in California is a great equalizer. It has no race, income, gender, or sexual prejudices. It treats everybody miserably. What happened to this state?  Rising rents, astronomical home prices, traffic congestion, homelessness. I remember growing up in California in the fifties, when life was better. OrangeRead more about The Golden State[...]