Poetry and music

The Wall

The Wall

Johnny Cash has a wealth of songs about prison, about misery, about murderers from the point of view of the...

Myrtle Beach Police Department Minimalism

Myrtle Beach Police Department Minimalism

For some time now, Myrtle Beach Police Department has made their incident reports available to the public on their website,...

Sources for stories, myths, and fables

Sources for stories, myths, and fables

I’ve been meaning to look for good collections of stories and myths to read, in the search for better ways...

Music in trial

Music in trial

Music can be a powerful tool – in trial preparation and, when appropriate, in trial as well.  For many cases,...

The Blind Poet – communication and persuasion

The Blind Poet – communication and persuasion

In his article, Trial Theory and Blind Poetics, Steven Lubet says that the central dilemma of litigation is that memory...

The man in the arena

The man in the arena

It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where...

Bohemian Rhapsody – best DUI video ever?

Bohemian Rhapsody – best DUI video ever?

Dude, physical violence is the least of my priorities.  Instant classic.  

Once more unto the breach, dear friends

Once more unto the breach, dear friends

Ever seeking inspiration to continue the fight, as I was in trial prep week before last I found myself reading...

Excellence

Excellence

“Excellence can be attained if you care more than others think is wise, risk more than others think is safe,...

The power of a song

The power of a song

Blonde Justice has a wonderful story about the power of music and how it is possible to inject some humanity...