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Public Relations, Nothing More. Quoth the Raven...

Melania Trump has made a so-called surprise visit to a detention center for young undocumented immigrants.  Just look at how nice the place looks in the photograph.  44 more words

They’ll Never See Us Coming

Great disguises – don’t even know what they are.


Grotesque Angel: Pt 2


Minnie giggled then her face went blank holding a photo.
‘Minnie, what’s wrong?’ I asked with all the concern a friend would have. 716 more words

Short Stories -- Through Prompts

The Story that's Getting Away: Grotesque Angels

This started out to be a short story and it feels like it has a mind of its own. I had characters developing in different ways than imagined and characters I didn’t even know were there. 801 more words

Short Stories -- Through Prompts

Beware of the Lower Garden District

Two creepy dudes grin while offering victims’ disembodied heads to passers-by. 12 more words


Review: A Subversive Gospel

A Subversive Gospel (Studies in Theology and the Arts), Michael Mears Bruner. Downers Grove: InterVarsity Academic, 2017.

Summary: Proposes that the grotesque and violent character of Flannery O’Connor’s work reflects her understanding of the subversive character of the gospel and the challenge of awakening people in the Christ-haunted South to the beauty, goodness, and truth of the gospel. 680 more words

On Books

The Epiphany of her Mother’s Transformation

Not many people in this world would ever see their mothers as she did. She used to wake up every morning around six and put in the microwave a jar of that green jelly smoothie that they used to call “mommy’s pudding”. 474 more words