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The Day I Saw Real Hunger For The First Time And Said My First Real Prayer

He was only three years old, his hands too small to dextrously tear into the package of smashed hot dog buns, but he tore it anyway. His hair was dark and closely shorn, his eyes wide and green.

The Family Service pantry these days — still stocked

According to Harlan Ellison and my grandmother, “You’ll go far Amy, because you have heart.” Author of 40 books, former exec., Nebula Award nominee, Poor.

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