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Writing #CliFi thriller: Pirates of Antarctica. Also #PBs, #poetry #essays. SCBWI, CBI, Red Cross Vol., Dilley Warrior, Patent Attorney, ChEngr.
Sep 3, 2018 11 tweets 5 min read
1/ Just spent a week working pro bono with CARA at DETENTION center in #Dilley Texas (oddly renamed "residential" center) to prepare the #SUPERWOMEN being held there prepare for their credible fear interviews. They told me ghastly stories of persecution suffered in lawless 2/ countries at the hands of gangs who terrorize and extort them, then beat, rape and threaten to kill them and their children if they dare go to the police or say "enough," AND/OR countries with such weak laws, corrupt police, and/or corrupt government officials that are