WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Artists, speak up

I’m sure many of my readers think the word that might best describe my frame of mind lately is “doomscroller,” and I’m not sure that’s wrong. It’s hard to avoid … Continue reading

March 31, 2022 · Leave a comment

Ta ta, Zuckerblurb!

I’m so happy. Facebook is going to be deleting my account! It’s been a couple of years since I’ve been able to access it, and because of their extraordinary customer … Continue reading

March 28, 2022 · 3 Comments

The appropriate response …

I was telling my wife the other day that I felt a bit blue. It was a beautiful day, and we were hiking one of our favorite trails near our … Continue reading

March 24, 2022 · 5 Comments

Step up to the plate!

Pre-orders are open for my new novel, The Prospect, at the launch price of just 99 cents. Get ‘em while they’re hot! I’m still seeking early reviewers, so if you … Continue reading

March 22, 2022 · Leave a comment

I call a balk

Speaking of baseball. I guess everyone who loves the game was happy to hear that owners and players reached a new general agreement last week so that the ’22 season … Continue reading

March 17, 2022 · 7 Comments

My new novel is available for pre-order!

I’m really pleased this morning to announce that my new novel, The Prospect, is available for pre-order on Amazon. Believe it or not, this title will set you back a … Continue reading

March 14, 2022 · 25 Comments

Kooks with nukes

Andrew M. Tanner says he’s a rogue systems analyst and author, and he’s written this provocative essay on how a nuclear war might actually play out if Russia pulls the … Continue reading

March 8, 2022 · 7 Comments

We are the whirled

I remember feeling anxious and not entirely prepared when I went to the Soviet Union in late 1977—I was 20. It wasn’t just that historic Russian mystique. The USSR and … Continue reading

March 3, 2022 · 2 Comments