Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Robbin’ the ‘hood

It sure looks like they’re going to pass that tax increase on the middle class. Oh joy. I keep hearing that they’re doing it even though they know it’s unpopular. … Continue reading

November 30, 2017 · 7 Comments

The sport of kinks

Have I mentioned that my wife and I are avid pickleball players? Or maybe I should say “pickleball.” Our game doesn’t much resemble the official version. If this sport hasn’t … Continue reading

November 29, 2017 · 11 Comments

Know your place …

Place names the place. A nod to Proust, but when you read it as a statement it says that places name themselves. Maybe that’s true a lot of the time. … Continue reading

November 28, 2017 · 10 Comments

Play mystique for me

I’ve just made my annual skim through the New York Times list of 100 notable books. Same as it ever was. In the spirit of The Disappointed Housewife, I always … Continue reading

November 27, 2017 · 8 Comments

Slick vocals


November 25, 2017 · 5 Comments

Gratitudinal musings

That’s the little country roadhouse where we had our pre-Thanksgiving dinner Wednesday night. It’s been there, on the side of Highway 49, since 1947, when it was just a Quonset … Continue reading

November 24, 2017 · 8 Comments

Almost forgot!

November 23, 2017 · 1 Comment

Camo is the new black

Here’s the perfect winter wear for your favorite gun nut. The adult camo onesie. It has a generous fit so you don’t have to “worry about your adult onesie cutting … Continue reading

November 22, 2017 · 10 Comments

Laying the groundwork

RE: Last week’s post about a possible new literary journal called The Disappointed Housewife, I’ve been doing some early foundational work on it to see if it might be able … Continue reading

November 21, 2017 · 28 Comments

Holiday advice from your What The Hell life coach

Here they come again. The holidays. Always difficult, but even more so now that I know that the Stove Top Stuffing Thanksgiving dinner pants have sold out. (True.) My wife … Continue reading

November 20, 2017 · 14 Comments