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The stories you hear but never think will happen to you.

We’ve all read that article online or know of that one person that was raped.

You probably feel sad for them, you probably judge them for their bad decisions. 420 more words

Under the Influence: Radiohead & Every Band Since 1995

So I hope it’s okay with everyone that I’m taking a little organizational flexibility in my column this month, because I JUST RECENTLY SAW RADIOHEAD AND I’M NOT OVER IT AND I WANT TO TALK ABOUT IT MORE. 1,959 more words


A New Milestone in Therapy: Part 2

In my last post I described 3 of the people I’ve been working with, ways in which some of their behaviors are reflective of (and/or caused by) the influence of alcohol, and weird psychological dynamics I’ve been experiencing with them. 1,320 more words


A New Milestone in Therapy: Part 1

Okay, this is becoming antertaining – yes, fingers, ants. “Ants” pretty much sums it all up.

So, cast of characters:
Mo – the “friend” who… 1,138 more words


Under The Influence - Tony Hancock - by Paul D Brazill

They say that all small boys are influenced by their big brother’s music collection, and while that may well be true of me, I was also influenced by my family’s taste.  674 more words

Paul D Brazill

Under The Influence - Elmore Leonard - By Tom Leins

I was 25 when I picked up my first Elmore Leonard novel. The Big Bounce.

I plucked it off the communal bookshelf at a hostel in Tulum, Mexico, during a thunderstorm. 600 more words

Crime Fiction

Naked Man Stuck In Napa Store Shaft Thought It Was A 'Wishing Well'

NAPA (KCBS/CBS SF) — Fire crews had to rescue a naked man after he got trapped inside a vent shaft above a Napa Togo’s sandwich shop Tuesday morning because he mistook it for something magical. 175 more words