My First Car

I was in the basement when I heard my mom shout from the kitchen, “Brendan, come look at this!” My eyes were glued to the family computer screen for the previous two hours, so it took me a minute to re-shift focus to my mom’s request. I was browsing cars on Craigslist. It was the […]... Read More

A Subtle but Important Developmental Milestone

One of my favorite college courses during my undergrad was called, 20th Century African-American Novels. We read books written by African-American writers during the 20th century, discussed them in class, and wrote¬†short essays about them. Richard Wright’s book Native Son was one of my favorite books from the class. I am actually re-reading it again […]... Read More