Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

Multicolored ~ nonfiction by Luanne Castle

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
GREEN surrounds me as I enter the butterfly pavilion. The leaves of the trees and flowers create an oasis in the Sonoran desert. All…

June 26, 2018 · 2 Comments

Parade, a documentary: Shot List ~ lost production notes by Jake Sheff

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Jake Sheff is a major and pediatrician in the US Air Force, married with a daughter and three pets. Currently home is the Mojave…

June 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

On Stamp Collections and Sentiment ~ essay by Bill Pearse

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Tom Barra was from Queens, Italian, early 20s, playing the part of a preteen in our show. His fraternity brothers called him Cuda and…

June 7, 2018 · 3 Comments


That’s the day I started What The Hell. Five years ago today. Long-time readers might remember that I started the blog as a way of dipping my toe into the … Continue reading

April 26, 2018 · 16 Comments

We put the “amor” in amortization

For your listening pleasure, a little relationship advice you can use. Love is the investment that keeps on paying dividends.  

April 25, 2018 · 3 Comments

How to be a Different Kind of Showgirl ~ memoir by Kat Knuth

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Curse the alarm. I mean really curse it. Curse at it as your fist slams into the shrieking metal bells atop the heart-shaped clock.…

April 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Slice o’ life

Now that our long cold (not so lonely) winter is over, we’re making the transition to the warm season. That means Elvis the Dog is outside barking his fricking head … Continue reading

April 24, 2018 · 8 Comments