Tani Bellestri is a freelance writer and copyeditor who lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan. When she isn't tidying up other people's writing, she likes to write about queer and gender issues, movies and music, and culture and politics. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Articles by this author
Friday, November 9, 2012 - 11:53am
This Old Party: The Conservative Renovation
I know there are scores of disappointed, heavy-hearted Republicans and conservatives walking around, and I can imagine your angst, your pain, your bitterness, and your confusion. I have the notion that you really thought you had this one, and so, the election night losses must have surely felt like being blindsided. And, honestly, I have compassion for you. I also have some advice, too, though I'm not sure you'll like it.
Friday, December 5, 2008 - 12:16pm
Blood in the Machine
I have spent the past hour typing and deleting, typing and deleting, struggling like mad to find the right words to begin this piece. We are lost, people. We are so very, very lost. We go further adrift with each passing day, and the ways to mark how far we have strayed are countless. Here is another: