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Essays Nonfiction Online-Only Prose

Who’s Afraid of ‘Socialism’?

“While plenty of socialists embraced democracy, plenty of capitalists turned to dictatorship.”

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Essays Nonfiction Online-Only Prose

Gentrification Transforming Neighborhoods in Big Texas Cities

“San Antonio has also undergone these changes, but they haven’t been as pronounced.”

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Memoir Nonfiction Prose

A Team of Mules

“a mule can only do what a mule can do. And that’s enough.”

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Art Essays Nonfiction Prose

Solidarity

“It’s personal.”

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Nonfiction Prose Reviews

Warring Warbles Within — A Review of WARBLES by Alex Z. Salinas

Thoughts on Alex Z. Salinas’ debut book of poems.

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Art Essays Nonfiction Prose

My Knees, Anthony Bourdain and Depression

“The anger of Bourdain – tears of a clown.”

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Art Essays Nonfiction Online-Only Prose Reviews

Can Mittelpolitan Cities Ever be Strong?

The second in a two-part series of looks at Charles Marohn’s “Strong Towns: A Bottom-Up Revolution to Rebuild American Prosperity.”

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Nonfiction Prose Reviews

A Worker’s Worth: A Review

How employers and managers can develop more productive and loyal workers by communicating value.

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Art Nonfiction Online-Only Prose Reviews

The Localist Theory of Charles Marohn’s Wonderfully Practical Strong Towns

The first of two looks at Strong Towns: A Bottom-Up Revolution to Rebuild American Prosperity.

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Art Essays Nonfiction Prose

Getting it Down

“An essay in two parts.”