Apocalypse Powwow: The Elusive Search for Sherman Alexie

I rang the bell and was ushered to his home office. There were skulls and bones of deceased writers lining the bookshelves, each marked with an identifying plaque. Barbara Kingsolver. Tony Hillerman. Nasdijj.

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The Real Intersectional Oppression

The eagle poster in the bathroom at my office says it best: "Anything is possible if you have the will to fly." America's urban poor would do well to learn from that eagle.

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Jesus and His Stepdad, Joe

Mary admonishes him often enough. “I don’t care if you’re omnipotent, that’s no way to speak to your dad.”