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FIVE RANDOM FIVE (1980s version)

I discovered this old FIVE RANDOM FIVE back from the days of my old LISTSERV column, Sparky Mac’s Super Crucial Totally Boss Deadly Fresh Fun Happen’en… 211 more words

Humor

Flash fiction piece

Alice sipped from her glass of house-made kombucha, one of the three flavors the organic cafe kept on tap.

“What do you want to do after this?” She leaned back in her hand-carved wooden chair and fingered the raw wood along its edges. 410 more words

Fiction Writing

patrick bateman costume

that’s a white rose, a “finger bone” and a “lock of victoria bell’s hair” on the lapel right there

happy halloween, kids

It's Time For A High-Low Game...

Following on from my last post, I’ve been keeping quiet, but busy… My short term objective of raising cash was achieved, in spades – while I continued to trim a couple of minor/legacy positions, I was pleasantly surprised by two corporate events in quick succession: 3,016 more words

The Not So Yuppy Life

This week, I’m back to sharing a living space with someone who isn’t in my immediate family. Having spent the summer living at home with the family and the months and years before that in either an air bnb or my own flat, it’s a bit of a shock to the system to go back to co-habitation. 497 more words

Journal Blog

#23 - First World Problems - 9/7/16

You know what really under-blends my Frappuccino?  It’s those who contribute very little and expect everything in the world.

Today I sit at a table in the middle of the cafe, uncomfortably, as I wait for another table closer to an outlet to open up.  739 more words

Recognizing the bubble I'm in

Very often I’m the least educated person in whatever group I’m in. At work I’m surrounded by computer-science PhDs. Among my friends and family, I’m one of the few without a graduate or professional degree. 480 more words

Yuppies