Live Reading of My Stage Play: Front Porch Society (11-10-13)

Marks, Mississippi, November 8, 2008. America is on the eve of electing its first back president. Amidst the town’s excitement over Barack Obama, Carrie Honey grieves her son’s tragic death. After years of failed attempts to seek justice, Carrie is no longer interested in life’s celebrations, but when a scandal in town rocks this historic day, a past secret is revealed that renews her faded …


Finding Time to Read & Review: Drown

Drown by Junot Díaz My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’ve come to learn that short story books are often titled based on one of the stories in the book. Diaz’s Drown follows suit. Now, I want to know why he chose the short story Drown?. It is just one of the 10 dynamic and authentic anecdotes in this book. …