Gordon never thought in his wildest nightmares that he would end up homeless. However, as he shambled down Reno Avenue in Oklahoma City, the summer heat baking him, the thick humid air shortening his breath, he thought randomly about where this road might lead him. He had spent the night under a bridge, his filthyContinue reading “Friday Flash Fiction: The Package”
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Generous Benefactors: Why Must Sports Get All The Money?
Today I read a story from the Los Angeles Times about Helen Zell, wife of billionaire Sam Zell who just donated $50 million to the University of Michigan for creative writing programs. I applaud the Zell’s for their generosity, but this is very rare in the world of philanthropy. Most of the philanthropic efforts beingContinue reading “Generous Benefactors: Why Must Sports Get All The Money?”