Why I Like Baseball
I like baseball. Some of my friends find this amusing. In spite of my best efforts over the years I've convinced, I believe, none of them that they should join me. This is a story about my come to baseball moment, the night of October 14, 2003, in the city of Chicago.
-Featured as story of the day on Cowbird.com.
I had been writing and re-writing an essay about what it was like growing up in the 80's and 90's as a male named Whitney and as a result the effect that Whitney Houston had on my life. In February, when I heard the news that she died, I knew it was time to finish it.
First Love and 27 Other Firsts
This is the story of my first love and the many other firsts that came along with it. I originally posted this piece on Cowbird.com as part of series on 'First Loves' they were doing for Valentine's Day.