New Yorkers Are People Too

" ' What other bands were you with, hon?' The tired ostrich spoke slowly.   'I was with The Fuck Yous, and before that I was with Spontaneous Inventions,' I spontaneously invented. 'I knew the Fuck Yous from the Bay Area about ten years ago,' the acoustic guitarist mentioned. Aside from her seam of holes,... Continue Reading →

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It’s Fun To Be Bad…Sometimes

Sex is the primary subject that connects all four short stories in renowned children's author Roald Dahl's Switch Bitch together. Not just any sex, but for the most part frivolous in nature, at some times life-changing, in other cases mind-numbing, and in rare instances an awakening, but always fulfilling. There is also a personal journey... Continue Reading →

Joe In Real Life

"Joe felt that being in a cinema was as close as you can get to being in the movie. The last layer between reality and fiction. That was partly why he was so protective of preserving theatre etiquette." A narrative that spans the course of three years and jumps from present to past to highlight... Continue Reading →

Dude Where’s My Car?

Sylvania, Ohio. One of the safest cities in the world. Or at least, it was. Now, it's nearly impossible for most people to walk the streets without being attacked by bizarre flying objects. With random pieces of machines vanishing, walking proves to be the safest way to get anywhere. No one knows what is going... Continue Reading →

It Takes a Village to Raise a Child

The presence of family is a recurring theme throughout the novel. When I say family, I don't mean family as the government census bureau would suggest. In this novel Bernard talks of a family with respect to, how he coined it "mentee's" or mentors throughout his life. From neighbourhood overseers, to adopted pastors found through... Continue Reading →

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