ON LOCK-DOWN @ COOK COUNTY JAIL

FICTION By Charles Micheaux “In this world a man must either be anvil or hammer.” –Longfellow Chicago’s Cook County Jail 3:00 am Saturday “I wants my phone call. Now, I knows I get’s me a phone call. H-E-L-L-O!!! Mr. police-man! Ya’ll don’t know… I know my rights! HELLO! HELLO! ANYBODY!!! I need to call my…

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

“There is no education like adversity.” –Benjamin Disraeli On Friday, October 20th we recognize ‘National Mammography Day’ started 24 years ago by Evelyn Lauder, the daughter-in-law of the legendary cosmetic icon, Estee Lauder. Since 1992 this growing cancer campaign effort started two decades ago has raised more than $75 million dollars to battle Breast Cancer.…

COCK TAIL @ LAKE SHORE DRIVE

“And the day came when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” –Anais Nin Erotica By Charles Micheaux & BABYLON The Chicago skyline at night is the most beautiful night skyline in America. My novel, The Conqured Angel I had just made the New…