Senior Night

This is going to be really, really therapeutic for me. *** Tonight is our—the University at Albany men’s basketball team—final home game of the 2015-16 regular season. Before us is the opportunity to become the winningest single season team in the program’s 16-year Division I history. Every year, the team, fans, and University’s Department of…

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The Walk

When I was three years old, my mother (who I proudly call “Mommy”) and I would attend First Baptist Church of Elmsford most Sunday mornings. I don’t remember much, but, I’m 100% certain that I rarely enjoyed myself. One such morning, as she helped me button whichever shirt she had picked for me, I—frustrated, surely,…

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