Articles by Michael Joseph Gross

November 19, 2012

Electricity Junkies: On Life in the Blackout Zone 1

I woke at dawn, ate supper when the sun set, and slept straight through the nights. My rest gorged on dark and quiet as if sleep were celebration, free from horns and big rigs, sirens, sidewalk screams and glare — the gang that, most evenings, steals into my room and snaps my dreams in pieces.