It’s my birthday, Sunday, and I’m giving away copies of my new short fiction piece, “The Price of a Cup of Coffee.” There’s no hidden grab; I don’t want your email address. You don’t need to sign up for anything. It really is free and clear.
I saw a familiar face on the screen—someone my brother, Lars, had introduced me to years before. I had no idea the far-reaching impact that would have on my life.
I woke up this morning muttering something to myself. I could not ignore its demand for attention; its message was more important than I realized. You are enough. Just as you are. Right now. In this crazy moment that has you reeling. You are enough. It's really gonna be okay. Everything's gonna be just fine
How much would your day change if you made one little adjustment? It's easy to get busy with life, so easy in fact that we forget the people we're meeting and interacting with are living separate lives. Lives with ups and downs, joys and sorrows.Lives like mine.Like yours. I'm doing the best I can, and … Continue reading What If…
It took the jury an hour and twenty minutes to render their verdict. http://gty.im/1244111429 The first question they were tasked with evaluating asked: Did Mr. Rapp prove, by a preponderance of the evidence, that Mr. Fowler touched a sexual or intimate part or parts of Mr. Rapp. http://gty.im/1244077359 It was a simple Yes/No choice ___YES … Continue reading Kevin Spacey-Anthony Rapp Civil Trial: The Verdict
Closing arguments and jury deliberation. Closing arguments were heard today in the civil trial brought against Kevin Spacey by actor Anthony Rapp. http://gty.im/1244100292 Richard Steigman, attorney for Rapp, started his closing arguments by stating the defense’s sole position was that of accusing his client of “a 35-year crusade” against defendant Spacey. During Mr. Steigman’s rambling … Continue reading Closing ARguments: KEVIN SPACEY-ANTHONY RAPP TRIAL UPDATE: DAY 9—SPACEY 6; RAPP 2
A short day for the final day of evidence in the Anthony Rapp Kevin Spacey civil trial http://gty.im/1244077562 The morning began with a continued cross-examination of Dr. Bardey, a forensic psychiatrist and expert witness testifying on behalf of defendant Kevin Spacey. The bulk of Dr. Bardey’s testimony centered around Dr. Rocchio’s PTSD diagnosis of Mr. … Continue reading Defense Rests: KEVIN SPACEY-ANTHONY RAPP TRIAL UPDATE: DAY 8—SPACEY 5; RAPP 2
Jury hears Star Trek actor Anthony Rapp has aspects of narcissistic personality disorder on Day 7 of the Anthony Rapp-Kevin Spacey civil trial.
Before I dig into the Kevin Spacey-Anthony Rapp trial update for day 6, I have to apologize. Life got in the way and I couldn't get a blog up for the 5th day coverage. But—I didn't leave you hanging. You can check out all the day 5 activities, here, in the Popping-Culture podcast. https://youtu.be/1aoJVWw2rL4 Shortly … Continue reading KEVIN SPACEY-ANTHONY RAPP TRIAL UPDATE: DAY 6—SPACEY 4; RAPP 2
http://gty.im/1243777706 Spacey attorney Jennifer Keller continued her cross-examination of Plaintiff Anthony Rapp on Wednesday in New York Federal Court, wrapping up after about an hour. In addition to showing Rapp's tenuous career—Star Trek wasn't yet a hit; renewal wasn't guaranteed, which meant he was facing possible unemployment—Keller asked why Rapp didn't go to a more … Continue reading KEVIN SPACEY-ANTHONY RAPP TRIAL UPDATE: DAY 4—SPACEY 2; RAPP 2