Daniel José Older

writer | editor | composer

  • Fiction

    • Recent Publications

      Diversity Is Not Enough: Race Power Publishing at BuzzFeed Books Gentrification’s Insidious Violence and the Truth About American Cities at Salon Anyway: Angie, a short story in [...]
  • Blog

    • Breaking Bad Season 3′s Epic Finale

      First of all, shout out to the amazing use of that opening preamble section. As the show’s matured, they’ve put those couple minutes before the [...]

  • Music

    • Who Is Ghost Star?

      Brooklyn-based soul quartet GHOST STAR mixes old blues, classic jazz, funk and alternative to create a sound that is soul uplifting, heartbreaking and hip swinging. Bassist/composer Daniel [...]
  • Ambulance Stories

    • The Not So Sweet Inbetween

      She’s a frail middle aged woman in a motorized wheelchair and she called because her teenage sons are stressing her out. When we get there, [...]