Not all poison was bitter. Some of the deadliest poisons in the world tasted sweet; they were that much more dangerous because of it. — Nenia Campbell, Fearscape. I’ve written about evil before. Maybe I’ve always been writing about it, thinking about it, reflecting about it, obsessing over it. Maybe that’s what the horror […]Read more "BAD INTENTIONS "
Homesickness seems to be the topic in my circle as of late. It has inspired me to explore my own feelings about home. While I’m given over to being reflective on a great many things, home is always a subject I try to avoid. A friend’s theory goes that I have conflicted feelings about home, […]Read more "HOMESICK WITH NO WHERE TO GO"
I was goofing around my home office a while back, not engaged in much, when my son wandered in. Now picture a paper factory that has exploded, listen for the sounds of technology in various degrees of nervous collapse accompanied by my profanity (a few well placed swear words grease the grinding gears of life, […]Read more "HAPPY WITH WHAT YOU HAVE TO BE HAPPY WITH"
“Them boys are going to get you in trouble.” My sweet nanny use to say that about my pack of childhood chums all of the time. She was never wrong — they did get me into trouble. I also reciprocated. We were boys, bad boys, and we elevated stupid to a fine art. As an […]Read more "TESTIMONY OF A REFORMED DROOG"