Mortality and Manners

Author transporting kids for the Community United Front Breakfast for Children Program in the red Karmann Ghia. Photo © 1969 by Alan Pogue. Used by Permission. It’s red, honest.

“Sometimes,” Dr. Hillary Miller told me, “you have a good reason to be depressed.” She had just written me a prescription for an industrial strength anti-depressant.

I was a full time judge at the time. She knew and I knew that prescription would send me home. The cases, of course, would keep coming. The Travis…

Enrolled Cherokee, 9th grade dropout, retired judge, associate professor emeritus, and (so far) cancer survivor. Memoir: Lighting the Fire (Miniver Press 2020)

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Enrolled Cherokee, 9th grade dropout, retired judge, associate professor emeritus, and (so far) cancer survivor. Memoir: Lighting the Fire (Miniver Press 2020)

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