Human Me

A Beautiful Book Dispatches from Ray’s planet, A journey through Autism. by Claire Finlayson. by James Cody Goodwin

Hello world! I want to tell you all about an amazing book I have read. the book titled above. It is a beautiful and soulful book about love and family. I highly recommend this book to everyone. I think it would be especially suited for book clubs. I wish that this could have been one …

Prison Mathematics Project by James Cody Goodwin

I am just past my twenty fourth year in prison and I could not be more excited. If someone would have told me that math would change my life I probably would have never spoken to them again for fear that whatever delusion they had may be contagious. Yet math has altered my reality in …

Brail for the damned by James Cody Goodwin

We can learn to love anything. I once learned to love nothing. Buried alive in I.M.U. for years in solitary confinement. Days melt into weeks which bleed into years that become .. nothing. Nothing new, nothing old. I awoke once in my grave and turned to see whose hand it was I felt clutched in …

The Social Mathematics Experiment by James Cody Goodman

Mathematics. That word was once a source of what my good friend Christopher calls ‘math anxiety’. Growing up I believed that math was a living being and for some reason that vast and terrible creature had a very personal problem with me. I had no clue what I had done, but it must have been …

A more Human Me. by James Goodwin

I have discovered something about myself. When I feel betrayed, powerless or harmed I take pieces of myself, who I am, and discard them. I think it makes me feel new. As if the person who was hurting is no longer me. No longer vulnerable. I am a creative. That is my core identity. I …