EUPHORIA

EUPHORIA

Last year I wrote and produced a short comic called “Euphoria.”  It was originally created for the anthology Crush: First Love, New Talent (Stacked Deck Press) that was edited by Tara Madison Avery and Viktor Kerney. The book did not meet its funding goal...
THE BEAST WITHIN

THE BEAST WITHIN

I still have the PowerPoint I made for a TV series called Ares. It was an assignment for my college senior seminar class. While it never got picked up, I ultimately folded it’s core ideas into a novel I started writing the following year. That abandoned novel was my...
MONTGOMERY 2019

MONTGOMERY 2019

There’s a lot to be said for the way we suppress the more painful parts of our history in this country. As Black History Month comes to a close, I have found myself reflecting on my trip last year to Montgomery, Alabama. I was there for work, but it gave me a unique...
COMING INTO FOCUS

COMING INTO FOCUS

Or: How I Quit Procrastinating and Learned to Love the Morning   Back in 2018, I was diagnosed with ADHD. This should come as no surprise to anyone who has ever lived with me. Which is to say: if you’ve ever seen me start to pack a suitcase and stop to reorganize...
DESIGN OF A DECADE

DESIGN OF A DECADE

Lots of people were doing ten year photo challenges, and I got to thinking about who I was ten years ago. Then I decided to channel my best Janet Jackson and do my own Design of a decade, in spite of having no hits to speak of. The task was relatively simple; I chose...
IMPOSTOR SYNDROME

IMPOSTOR SYNDROME

I held a personal grudge against the A train for a long time. I used to rely on it daily to commute to commute from Bushwick to Washington Heights. Maybe it seems irrational to hate a piece of infrastructure to the point of personifying it and giving it motives, but...