Stories Are A Lie And A Truth All Rolled Up Into One

When I was in college, a friend told me that she thought I had Borderline Personality Disorder. I didn’t know what that meant so I looked it up. Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a serious mental illness marked by unstable moods, behavior, and relationships. Here’s some of the signs: Extreme reactions—including panic, depression, rage, or… Continue reading Stories Are A Lie And A Truth All Rolled Up Into One

The Beat Goes On….Unless You’re In Hollywood

I got into the Beats in high school, probably like many people, by reading Kerouac (not On the Road but The Subterraneans). One book lead to another as they inevitably do, and I worked my way through all of the major players – minus Burroughs who I could never get into. But the same question kept… Continue reading The Beat Goes On….Unless You’re In Hollywood