Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Isolated Major Tom … redundant?

Here’s a very cool stripped-down version of “Space Oddity” featuring just the lead vocal, bass, and drums. I like it better than the full mix, I think. Oh, and don’t … Continue reading

January 20, 2018 · 6 Comments

Rapunzel, A Different Kind of Fairy Tale ~ fiction by Marie A Bailey

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Once upon a time, a child was born with long, silky blond hair. In fact, she came out of the womb, not head first,…

January 19, 2018 · 6 Comments

It could be verse

Something I’d like to see more of at The Disappointed Housewife is found or “mined” poetry from texts that are not at all poetry. A good example is my English … Continue reading

January 18, 2018 · 4 Comments

Andreiana ~ fiction by Phillip McCollum

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
November 7th, 1985 Grigory kept the window rolled down because he was fighting the Sandman. A cold Siberian gale whipped through thin strands of…

January 17, 2018 · Leave a comment

You didn’t disappoint!

Wow, what an opening day at The Disappointed Housewife yesterday! We had 461 page views, which is flippin’ stellar, in my humble What The Hell experience. Almost all the pieces … Continue reading

January 16, 2018 · 5 Comments

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

January 15, 2018 · 33 Comments

Gear up for disappointment!

Tomorrow The Disappointed Housewife comes to town! If you haven’t already, follow her Twitter feed here: https://twitter.com/offbeatlit. If you haven’t already, get some material ready to submit for future publication. … Continue reading

January 14, 2018 · 6 Comments

Mood for a day (in the life)

I’m getting everything ready to set The Disappointed Housewife a’sail on Monday, but I had a little time to go mining for gold. Hard to beat this one for the … Continue reading

January 13, 2018 · 5 Comments

Famous people I’m glad I never met personally

I won’t list a lot of obvious candidates, like Donald Trump, for instance, because there’s nothing about what they do that would have intrigued me in the first place. This … Continue reading

January 12, 2018 · 15 Comments

Manifest destiny

Should Oprah run for president? On the face of it, no. No, it wouldn’t be good for the Democratic Party or for the country. And yet … Sitting on my … Continue reading

January 11, 2018 · 12 Comments