the cool in denial
On Wednesday—correction—on a blistering Wednesday, August 10th, 2016, Wye Oak took the stage at Club Dada in Dallas. Unwilling to be deterred by the suffocating heat I kept in mind that the sound of great music was only moments away. 425 more words
2 weeks, 3 days ago
Tweetionary: An Etymology Dictionary
To make a high-pitched scream or cry. Middle English “screke” < Old Norse “skraekja”=scream – probably from the sound.
3 months ago
May 13, 2016-I gave the rest of the orders and sent everyone to their stations.It was dark by this point and we blended nicely into the blackness. 305 more words
3 months, 2 weeks ago
The first book in this series, City of Saints and Madmen, I reviewed here. City of Saints and Madmen. Hey look at that! I hope the link works. 361 more words
4 months, 1 week ago
The Pull of Prospection
I don’t want to hold you
if you don’t want to
I don’t want to capture you,
make you mine
if you don’t want to… 53 more words
4 months, 3 weeks ago
BMcK emerged through the gloom of the bottom level of an empty multi-storey car park.
“Go away!” I shrieked. “You’re meant to be dead!”.
7 months, 2 weeks ago
The Lighthouse of Essays
The wind blows freely through the meadows,
Leaning on the sun-swept grass.
Softly does it fan the faces
Of the Indian and his son.
But ere the nightshades had a-fallen… 83 more words
10 months ago