WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

A Shakespeare sonnet edited for modern Americans ~ poetry by Wim Leflore

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Sonnet XX* A woman’s face with nature’s own hand painted, Hast thou, the master mistress of my passion; You look hot, girl. A woman’s…

January 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

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

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

A new kind of poem for The Disappointed Housewife

I mentioned last week that it’s open-submission time at The Disappointed Housewife, so if you have something that fits her mission, please do send it in: thedisappointedhousewife(at)gmail(dot)com. We need material … Continue reading

December 14, 2017 · 4 Comments

Give the gift of an all-female utopia …

If you’re hunting for a good book to give your readerly friends this holiday season, why not pop for the paperback edition of Town Father, Or, Where Graceful Girls Abound? … Continue reading

December 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Disappointed Housewife needs some early submissions!

I’m starting to build a small collection of pieces for The Disappointed Housewife, gang. A few friends and old acquaintances have kicked in some work, and I’m wondering if any … Continue reading

December 6, 2017 · 19 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