Welcome to Braggsville–A Review

By | July 2, 2017

We saw “Welcome to Braggsville” at the Seattle Center, performed by the Book-It Repertory Theater, based on the novel by T. Geronimo Johnson. First off, let me say that the cast was stellar, and the leads were absolutely fantastic. They were in their roles in a way that led me to believe they weren’t acting;… Read More »

The Words of Good White Liberals

By | June 17, 2017

What are your thoughts, good people? http://kuow.org/post/understand-white-liberal-racism-read-these-private-emails This is really hard for me to read, because it is easier to talk about racism and to march against racism than it is to do the hard work of confronting racism *in our own lives*. It’s my opinion that we want to tell others how to fix… Read More »

Jesus Was Crucified by the State

By | May 7, 2017

Jesus was crucified by the state, y’all. I see and hear my fellow white American Christians celebrating the fact that they are very close to imposing their peculiar version of Christianity upon an unwilling populace, because they have “captured Congress, the Presidency, and now the Supreme Court!” Jesus was crucified by the state. Jesus did… Read More »

Another Review of “Stars in the Texas Sky”

By | April 15, 2017

Another positive review of my novel “Stars in the Texas Sky” https://www.amazon.com/gp/customer-reviews/R39P00GXNQI5OI “Wonderfully written, read in one sitting. “This book made me cry for the injustice, it made me laugh when people got their just desserts, and there were several moments where the authors’ writing was so clever, I said ‘I see what you did… Read More »

Taking the Next Step

By | January 20, 2017

I recently participated in a live video-conference discussing Dr. Hart’s book “Trouble I’ve Seen: Changing the Way the Church Views Racism (https://www.amazon.com/Trouble-Ive-Seen-Changing-Church/dp/1513800000). We had a class of disparate people of this country, representing (at least) three Christian faith communities, and we talked about the essentials of Dr. Hart’s book. I came away with great encouragement,… Read More »