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In The Shadow Of Fannie Hooe #carrotranch #flashfcition

For those of you of a sensitive disposition, this post contains a fair bit of sweary stuff; so if you re easily offended (1) what are you doing here and (2) look away now… 459 more words

Flash Fiction

The Wire - HBO’s Groundbreaking Series

As the senior director of IT solution delivery at Standard Insurance Company of Portland, OR, Graeme Queen oversees applications and support services for the firm’s business units. 178 more words

Graeme Queen


Given the scales traversed, a few places feel underserved by written description alone. But when they resonate, it’s a reading of sound – and noise – as an anchor of everyday life that produces the richest conjurations: Cusak’s description of his own Hinterhof (courtyard), where the quotidian rhythms of neighbours-never-met ricochet off the walls will be familiar to residents and AirBnB guests alike. 59 more words


Clock Dance by Anne Tyler: Well…

A few years back I read a rare interview with Anne Tyler in which she described getting together with her lady friends of a certain age to watch… 930 more words

Fiction Reviews

the wire is keeping me up until 6am

in my quest to watch every great tv series in the world, i have recently stumbled upon hbo’s the wirei’ll be honest, at first i thought it sucked. 336 more words

Living My Best TV Life

“Hi my name is Cat.”

“Hi Cat.”

“And I’m…I’m…”

“It’s a safe space Cat, go on.”

*Deep breath*

“I’m a binge watcher.”

*Claps and understanding looks surround me* 573 more words

Alternate Universes with The Wire on Father's Day

I haven’t been able to perfect the superpower of fending off jackasses with magic bracelets or a golden lasso. I’m not on the Wonder Woman level yet. 724 more words