When White Men Dance

When White Men Dance

Who forbade white, straight, American men from dancing? It’s happened only recently, coinciding with the decline of swing dancing and the fox trot. What happened? It can’t be a remnant of Puritanism, because white, American, straight males (WASMs) danced for a while, my grandfather danced. I’m going to blame it on the sixties. That’s when […]

True Love

True Love

The back of his head alone could drive her crazy. All quarter she willed it to turn around, so she could properly worship his crystal blue eyes and cherub lips. Finally, right before the midterm, the curly black head turned to face her. His mouth opened. “Wanna study with me?” She couldn’t breathe, and as […]