“Have you seen Madame Beauvoir?” she asks in the white hallway.  “I have not,” I admit.  She says it’s very good and I need to see it. “Have you seen any Danny Elfman movies?” I ask her.  She hasn’t.  “Oh, he directs all kinds of gay artsy and absurd movies. You should check him out,” […]

working at a hospital.  there is a large 13 year old girl giving the nurses a hard time.  they are tying to be patient but they can’t get past their own assumption that this is some ghetto girl who will never learn.  i visit her and i see that her eyes are dry.  she looks […]