Author: karlschmieder


(It had been a week of deaths – friends, friends of friends, a PS29 student. Heavy stuff.) As we walk into Prospect Park, we see an ambulance on West Drive, coming in from Ninth Stret. When we reach the road, we see a crowd has gathered and a pair of police cars, lights spinning. As we pass, we see […]

Why I Started Writing This Site

I’ve been writing professionally for 12 years, writing fiction and screenplays on-off for 18, and keeping a journal for 22 years. I love writing and started writing this blog for three reasons: 1. I wanted to collect the writing I publish elsewhere. 2. I want to comment on developments in biotechnology and the emerging field […]