Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

I hate when this happens …

Here I am, trying to wind down my instinct to turn everything I think up into a novel, and it’s pulling me back in à la Pacino in The Godfather: … Continue reading

February 12, 2018 · 6 Comments

What We Have Here … ~ fiction by Lori Bonati

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Nice day isn’t it, I asked my husband. Yes, it reminds me of that?día cuando viajamos a la playa. What did you say? Le…

February 12, 2018 · Leave a comment

Get down

Gee, without the Bee Gees, the Bee Gees are pretty good! As always when you listen to isolated tracks, you hear detail that you can’t hear in the full mix, … Continue reading

February 10, 2018 · 10 Comments

No, Bob Marley, Everything is Not Going to be All Right ~ an essay by Edwin Kane

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
Science knows that we perceive time differently as we age. Specifically, we see it moving faster, which is a cruel trick our metabolism plays…

February 9, 2018 · Leave a comment

God walks out of the room

The latest found object to change my life is this Vulture interview with Quincy Jones. As someone on Twitter put it, “It’s like Quincy Jones just got a note saying … Continue reading

February 8, 2018 · 14 Comments

Two poems ~ poetry by William Jackson

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
inconsiderate spectre clothes w/ bullet-holes in them on display in shop windows / teenagers berate their parents for being married for so long, all…

February 6, 2018 · 2 Comments

Bored games

The internet went nuts last week over the three Jeopardy contestants who knew nothing about football. It’s Super Bowl Sunday. I’ll say it: I know nothing about football. Well, that’s … Continue reading

February 4, 2018 · 21 Comments