Writers Write **CW: Assault, Violence, Photos**

The night I could-have-died-but-didn't, my mother dreamed I'd been beaten. So did one of my daughters. The night I could-have-died-but-didn't, I said my version of a prayer to The Universe before it happened. While I drove to my friend's house, I felt unease and talked out loud on the stretch of Ridgeland that meets up … Continue reading Writers Write **CW: Assault, Violence, Photos**

Open Letter To Anthony DeLuca

Dear Representative DeLuca, I am writing to share my response to your “...thoughts on pending legislation that would legalize ‘Marijuana’ for recreational use in Illinois,” as published in your newsletter on 5/6/2019. To be completely transparent, I’m coming to you from the angle of a recovering drug addict with PTSD, a medical cannabis card-holder, a … Continue reading Open Letter To Anthony DeLuca