Oh, How I’ve Failed, Let Me Count the Ways

As I get ready to ramp up my effort on The List, I want to make it clear that I’ve tried stuff throughout my life – lots of stuff. And I’ve failed many times even when I tried hard. Since I’ve failed plenty, I’ve questioned if my endeavors are worth a sometimes exhaustive, spirit-dampering effort….

“Rape of a Goddess” Essay in TheRumpus.net

I considered not sharing my essay on my public spaces, which was published on The Rumpus .net June 4th. It’s a difficult and personal story. However, I think all the stories have to be told now in support of anyone who has experienced assault, and to keep exposing how often this happens. If something has…