Archive for September, 2005
My city in pictures.
Grandma, you’ve only been gone a week, but I miss you like crazy. See, its too bad I had to learn this lesson this way. I took you for granted, I thought you would always be around, that there would be time ‘later’ to ask you about your life, about who you were, how you [...]
Sometimes I confuse things I’ve seen on “The Wire” with my real life cases. Watching that show has been a real learning tool for me. Clients ask me why I moved to Baltimore and frequently I’ll laugh and say “Because of The Wire and Homicide” and they giggle and say “oh yeah, the Wire man, [...]
I’m thirty four years old. There, I’ve said it. But, I’ve never looked my age. When I was younger, I was one of those 17 year olds who looked 10 and everyone would say “you’ll be greatful when you are older” and I am. Most clients looks at me with a bit of hesitation because [...]
You know, blogging was more fun when you could maintain anonymity. I guess I didn’t even try very hard to be anonymous but because of the lack of said anonymity, I can’t even say what I want to say. Sucks.
Our client didn’t go into the Grand Jury. He decided he’d rather take his chances with a jury, when its not so much of a kangaroo court. He was indicted for manslaughter, and I think the only way for him to have avoided the charge at all was to testify. But, its hard to call [...]