WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

August’s freebie: Yesterday Road

Time for another Summer Reading freebie, and this month it’s my second novel (and first indie), Yesterday Road. I have a special place in my heart for this book because … Continue reading

August 8, 2022 · 11 Comments

End notes …

I might very well be finished writing novels. That’s not an easy thing for me to write. It’s like saying my heart has stopped beating or I don’t like music … Continue reading

July 18, 2022 · 38 Comments

This month’s freebie: Occasional Soulmates

My 2014 novel, Occasional Soulmates (has it been that long already?!) is free all week, hungry readers.  Zoom over and download your copy of the Kindle edition while supplies last. … Continue reading

July 11, 2022 · Leave a comment

All my flash fiction in one convenient spot

I’ve added a page to the blog menu on the left sidebar, labeled “Flash fiction.” There you can see the little pieces I’ve been lucky enough to have published (or … Continue reading

October 25, 2021 · Leave a comment

Writing for writing’s sake

I think this is where I find myself at this late date: writing for writing’s sake. For decades now, I’ve been writing with the goal of publishing and attracting readers … Continue reading

September 22, 2021 · 3 Comments

A writer’s dilemma …

I don’t want you to think that I’m only going to write about politics from now on, so here’s a writing post.  Writers face a lot of conundrums and have … Continue reading

May 31, 2021 · 6 Comments

Fun summertime reading for fans of summertime reading

A little reminder to you lovers of fine fiction, poetry, and essays, that The Disappointed Housewife is out there for your periodic lit-fix. We’ve had some interesting morsels lately: Most … Continue reading

June 22, 2020 · 1 Comment

Coming soon … EBT in paperback!

For those who’ve been waiting to read this timely Americo-dystopian classic, your time has come. Next week it’ll be holdable in the hands. And I’m pricing it at a low-low … Continue reading

May 28, 2020 · 6 Comments

Discover writer Mike Robbins

I’ve just posted a review of Mike Robbins’ collection of novellas called Three Seasons. Born the same year I was, but with an experience resumé out of a John LeCarré … Continue reading

May 14, 2020 · 3 Comments

Passive marketing, wave of the future

Let’s talk about something besides the coronavirus. Let’s talk about books. A couple of things are bugging me about books lately. Particularly the marketing of books. During the lockdown, I’ve … Continue reading

April 21, 2020 · 10 Comments