Michael Shields

It Begins

It Begins

by: Michael Shields A foreboding piece of fiction that hits a little too close to home… It happened fast. Before the local authorities or even…


Another Day in America

by: Michael Shields When will enough be enough, or are routine casualties an acceptable cost of ensuring our right to arms? We are to blame….


Boardwalk’s Empire

by: Michael Shields In the aftermath of last evening’s riveting series finale, Across the Margin pays tribute to one of television’s greatest shows…. Boardwalk Empire…

Keating Robin Williams


by: Michael Shields We celebrate the genius of Robin Williams by remembering one of his most affecting roles….. The impact on my burgeoning spirit at…