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News from The Disappointed Housewife

Seems like I’m all about The Disappointed Housewife lately, and that’s because new stuff is coming in like gangbusters. Why? Well, thanks to the recommendation of Cinthia Ritchie, I posted … Continue reading

February 28, 2018 · 9 Comments

It’s personal

Have you noticed that the reblog button is missing from WordPress posts lately? If it were still there, I’d have reblogged today’s The Disappointed Housewife contribution: Rejected Personal Ads From … Continue reading

February 20, 2018 · 3 Comments

New work at The Housewife

New “poetry” over at The Disappointed Housewife this morning, and it’s a mind-bender. Reminds me that I’m always looking for work that plays with words and visuals, though I’d probably … Continue reading

February 16, 2018 · 5 Comments

Do not pass Go

Our first board game at The Disappointed Housewife! This one’s called “Double Truth Deals” and takes the skilled player from a delicious spiral-cut ham to a nice healthy freshly blown … Continue reading

February 13, 2018 · Leave a comment

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

Catch some new fiction @ TDH

Yesterday, over at The Disappointed Housewife, we published a cool short story by a young writer named Katrina Byrd. It feels like a cross between The Handmaid’s Tale and The … Continue reading

February 1, 2018 · 6 Comments

Blessed Are They ~ fiction by Katrina Byrd

Originally posted on The Disappointed Housewife:
We were worried. It was late evening. The sun was about to set. The sky hung over the Wednesday night crowd like a mat…

January 31, 2018 · Leave a comment

Spellbinding stuff at The Housewife

You’ll want to pop over to The Disappointed Housewife today to feast your brain on a remarkable “text collage” assembled by a fellow name of Hanuszkiewicz Marcin. It’s definitely an … Continue reading

January 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

All aboard!

Well, after a week, The Disappointed Housewife has attracted a grand total of 31 followers. That’s a fine start, but if we’re going to get high-quality submissions we’re going to … Continue reading

January 23, 2018 · 7 Comments

It could be verse

Something I’d like to see more of at The Disappointed Housewife is found or “mined” poetry from texts that are not at all poetry. A good example is my English … Continue reading

January 18, 2018 · 4 Comments