Ben's note: Contributor Shelly Williams left Louisiana in 2006 to start a post-law-school graduate program of some sort. She finds herself in East Orange, NJ, which turns out to be worthy of stories and pictures.

Being white and southern in New Jersey, Part 4

December 05, 2006

Winter Haiku

Snow covered sidewalk
Step, slip, slide, balancing act
Watch for yellow snow

Winter Haiku II

Bloody Fucking Cold
Train Frozen to Icy Railroad