Chapin City Blues

Writing is writing whether done for duty, profit, or fun.

It’s become part of Americana, school shootings. They also seem ubiquitous, every day occurrences that become a punchline during the pandemic age. How many times see that last year? That old Tiktok of “Say what you will about Trump, but school shootings have gone down this year.” On the morning of April 16, 2007, Seung-Hui …

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