Michael DeSomer, Friend and Literal Lifesaver

My dear friend, Michael DeSomer. I found this photo on a stranger’s Facebook Timeline last night, and hope she won’t mind if I share it (her Facebook post is visible to the public). ┬áMike moved away from San Francisco many years ago, and we lost contact. A few years ago I learned that he passed away in Portland, Oregon in 1995. Mike was an original, and his friendship kept me alive when I was in my early twenties and going through one crisis after another. The constant, long-term trauma was preventing me from maturing into a real adult, and Mike … Continue reading Michael DeSomer, Friend and Literal Lifesaver