Professionalism, comity, and focus. That’s what you’re owed.

Our citizens and taxpayers deserve representation consummate with their representatives’ responsibilities. They expect—and should expect—that we set an agenda that advances people’s well-being and ensures that Ferguson Township is a great place to live, to work, and to play. In our pursuit of these goals, members of our board should act professionally, with comity and … More Professionalism, comity, and focus. That’s what you’re owed.


KINDERTOTENLIEDER In nineteen hundred, Mahler said to Sibelius that a symphony must     be        like the world, it must contain everything. The world inside, for him, for Alma, for the house, became haunted           by the silence of a daughter gone,      cursed. That world is feared by all parents, and known … More KINDERTOTENLIEDER


GONE SILENT The bunting struck the window. The impact erased his senses, knocked out his breath, snapped his neck. Blank black eyes reflect the sun’s radiating disc, a glint on the obsidian surface. Shimmering blue feathers will fade. His arias, once sung to a mate whose company he wanted nothing more than to keep for … More GONE SILENT