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Deep Dive

It may be something of an inevitability that any authentic or at least aspirationally significant intellectual originality at first appears as a kind of peculiarity or madness. 293 more words

Culture

Flying Into Light

it takes one moment.

you
have
no

breath

and your heart
stops.
beating in your chest

but under your flesh
each cell bursts to life… 57 more words

Poetry

Extreme Car Madness / Jeep - Truck - Racing Games / Browser Flash Games / Gameplay Video #3


Extreme Car Madness / Jeep – Truck – Racing Games / Browser Flash Games / Gameplay Video #3

Zen in the art of writing

I am victorious every time this wild energy takes a hold of me, even when I am on meds, and rouses me from my torpor, making me stop whatever I’m doing, even if I am in the middle of taking a steamy dump, and start writing with a mania the likes of which only those stowed away in the darkest recesses of sanitariums know!  854 more words

Love

Demented Demarcation

Written for:  dVerse Poets – Poetics:  Border  (posted by Grace)
My prompt today is about border, that line separating two political or geographical areas, especially countries, or the outer part or edge. 94 more words

Purple's Home

A Nightmare in Poetic Form

(Note:  Inspiration for my poetry is derived from the Dreamtime.  Occasionally, a nightmare will evoke the creation of a short story.  A recent nightmare continues to haunt me, so I have attempted both forms of literature to garner new meaning.  172 more words

Poetry

'What's Yr Take On Cassavetes' at Alternate Viewpoints blog

I recently wrote a piece on Cassavetes’ A Woman Under The Influence for the Alternate Viewpoints film blog. Here’s a sample:

Nick is more than a chauvinistic villain, and Mabel is more than a ‘victim’ or a ‘case’ – or, indeed, a ‘feminist’.

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