Notes from the Abyss

The musings of geographer, journalist, and author David M. Lawrence
Patrick Mitchell and Myrtle (Robinson) Yee Mitchell

What race(s) should I own? (0)

8/13/17 •

MECHANICSVILLE, Va. – Today, with clashes between white supremacists and neo-Nazis and those who oppose them in nearby Charlottesville, Virginia, today, I had something happen to me that feels like a total betrayal. Today, an African-American man told me – despite my pointing out my ancestry and life experience – that I had no business […]