WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

The Disappointed Housewife is LIVE!

The Disappointed Housewife is alive and well and living in a newly disclosed location: thedisappointedhousewife.com. First of all, please navigate to the site and immediately follow. We need to build … Continue reading

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Merkel cure

I was thinking about poor Angela Merkel, and how her star seems to be sputtering lately, and I felt the most profound sympathy for her. There was only one thing … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

It’s personal

Have you noticed that the reblog button is missing from WordPress posts lately? If it were still there, I’d have reblogged today’s The Disappointed Housewife contribution: Rejected Personal Ads From … Continue reading

February 20, 2018 · 3 Comments

Circle game

I just read, in thinking about gun control and mass shootings and mayhem in general, that my hometown of St. Louis is the murder capital of the U.S. with about … Continue reading

February 19, 2018 · 4 Comments

No joy …

This is positively eerie, this one. I never noticed the strange effects on the vocal, but it definitely suits the tone of the song. Not to mention that Ian Curtis … Continue reading

February 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

New work at The Housewife

New “poetry” over at The Disappointed Housewife this morning, and it’s a mind-bender. Reminds me that I’m always looking for work that plays with words and visuals, though I’d probably … Continue reading

February 16, 2018 · 5 Comments

Somebody up there must not like us

Wearying, our country’s repetitive response to mass shootings. Here I am, trying to assemble some original thoughts about the Florida shooting, about the tragedy of a nation that is almost … Continue reading

February 15, 2018 · 17 Comments

Do not pass Go

Our first board game at The Disappointed Housewife! This one’s called “Double Truth Deals” and takes the skilled player from a delicious spiral-cut ham to a nice healthy freshly blown … Continue reading

February 13, 2018 · Leave a comment