Stories, suspicious death, true crime

The Suspicious Death of Danielle “Gabby” Akers

Disclaimer  W. H. Auden said, “Murder is unique in that it abolishes the party it injures so that society must take the place of the victim and on his behalf demand atonement or grant forgiveness.” In a remote spot in the middle of nowhere Indiana, stands a cross with purple flowers, a  balloon, and messages… Continue reading The Suspicious Death of Danielle “Gabby” Akers

missing, Stories, true crime

The Disappearance of Zebb Quinn

Disclaimer ‘Evil is unspectacular, and always human, and shares our bed and eats at our table.'” - The poet, W. H. Auden Missing persons cases aren't hard to find, a simple google search can send you down more rabbit holes than one might think possible. It's always given me chills when I see phrases like "vanished… Continue reading The Disappearance of Zebb Quinn

Stories, true crime, wrongful conviction

Julius – Part Two

DISCLAIMER Part Two Julius, a nineteen-year-old from Oklahoma, was about to face a herculean type endeavor to prove his innocence. Bob Macy was the Oklahoma County District Attorney at the time, and he was considered one of the five deadliest prosecutors in the U.S. He had sent over 54 people to death row. The growing… Continue reading Julius – Part Two

Stories, true crime, wrongful conviction

The Story of Julius Jones

Disclaimer Part One Tennessee Williams once wrote, “We all live in a house on fire, no fire department to call; no way out, just the upstairs window to look out of while the fire burns the house down with us locked in it”. Those words ring eerily true for a man in McAlester, Oklahoma who… Continue reading The Story of Julius Jones