Color Anew

In response to Wierd Tales Magazine’s awful decision to insult half the planet, I put together this reading recommendation post of books written by people of color. Do you have any books you would like to recommend for me? If so, please do so in the comments. Enjoy. The Life of Pi by Yann Martel The Life … More Color Anew

My America

Over on SFFWorld.com there’s a discussion going on about US Tropes.  It’s spilled over to American culture and culture in general.  The whole thing got started by this writer who ranted against the American big-box story mill called Hollywood and how it influences all stories told throughout the world. The whole thing got me thinking about my culture.  Just what … More My America

Our dark little secrets

America’s dark, little secrets are everywhere.  They are cleaning our homes, maintaining our lawns, and taking care of our children.  They even help out on the weekends digging ditches. But this past weekend, we found out they do a lot more than just manual labor. Jose Antonio Vargas, a young, up-and-coming, Pulitzer-prize winning journalist, admitted … More Our dark little secrets