Thankful (After Thanksgiving)

Jose Vilson Jose

I try to be thankful everyday. I’m always reminded that I have ancestors who didn’t and don’t have the same fortune I have, and how …

Open Thread: Thankful

Jose Vilson Jose

My favorite Thanksgiving traditions involve my younger brother and cousin eating pernil (pork) from Mom’s awesome cooking, drinking tons of soda, playing NBA 2Ksomething, or …

Tryptophan Sedates Me, Too

Jose Vilson

In 2000, when I finally had the language to express my frustrations and quandaries about the state and history of America, I started to refer …