Coming of Age

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcrEqIpi6sg Megan, who triumphs over OCD, shares a poem "Keeping Memories" on her blog, The War in My Brain, Keeping Memories | The War in My Brain. It's right on time for Mental Health Month, May 2013. It's a great, lyrical coming of age work. It's about the stages that matter so much in life. Maybe … Continue reading Coming of Age

Yin and Yang

It's been a long while since I've thought about Artie Hicks. He was a literature professor at Huston-Tillotson College (H-TC, now called Huston Tillotson University) in Austin, Texas back in the 1970s when I was a student there. Artie had a tough time teaching us the difference between fiction and nonfiction. Most of us had … Continue reading Yin and Yang