Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Revisiting Occasional Soulmates

Now and then I reread some of my own stuff, just to see if it’s holding up. Last night I was browsing through Occasional Soulmates. You should read Occasional Soulmates. … Continue reading

August 17, 2017 · 8 Comments

Advice the Nazis shouldn’t need at this point

Generally, identifying yourself as a “Nazi” or “white supremacist,” or even “white nationalist,” will tag you with a social stigma that’s very hard to shake. More often than not, regular … Continue reading

August 16, 2017 · 8 Comments

Shame on U.S.

I had written a funnier piece about how the Trump White House is starting to feel like a lost Shakespeare play, but the events of the weekend made it feel … Continue reading

August 14, 2017 · 7 Comments

Musical jeers

Away for a few days, so I thought I’d show you the place where I make all ze beautiful muzeek. It always amazes me that you can do so much … Continue reading

August 11, 2017 · 4 Comments

“Memories are microscopic”

Dept. of Speculation by Jenny Offill My rating: 4 of 5 stars What do I think of Jenny Offill’s novel, Dept. of Speculation? Well, first of all I wonder whether … Continue reading

August 9, 2017 · 2 Comments


I was reading Don DeLillo yesterday afternoon and listening to a little Kenny Burrell when I was inspired to document my natural state. Words and music. Add a Tanqueray martini, … Continue reading

August 8, 2017 · 5 Comments

Appealing words

Just stopped in at my Amazon author page to see if any new reviews had popped up lately. Sadly, no. Kids, I know I sound like a broken record, but … Continue reading

August 7, 2017 · 2 Comments

NAACP: Travel To Missouri At Your Own Risk

Originally posted on Filosofa's Word:
You may have missed this story, for it was but a very short story … more of a blurb, really … in both The…

August 6, 2017 · 2 Comments

Welsh rare bit

This did my heart good. Tom Jones and Janis Joplin firing up their R&B machine and blasting “Raise Your Hand” out of the park. I remember watching This Is Tom … Continue reading

August 5, 2017 · 4 Comments

Where does the past go?

Spending a few days with my mom was a real pleasure. She’s the type who can talk about anything, sometimes even won’t stop talking when you want to hear a … Continue reading

August 4, 2017 · 8 Comments