I walked into a local restaurant off Piedmont Avenue and got both a great meal and a great conversation with two Oakland School teachers.
Unfortunately, I learned that one of them was just mugged at gunpoint on Palm Avenue last week. That's the same street I live on. The pattern's becoming all too familar: white women being the target of someone Black or Latino in their teens or maybe 20 at best.
I stopped writing for a while here because I was sick to my stomach of reporting crime.
I still am.
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