25 Cents Worth of Death

He had spent the last ten years in his apartment. Now many  people would say he was quite insane, and perhaps he was but he feared something so great it had taken over his life. His family brought him food. HIs friends disappeared. His career went down the toilet. All of this just because of…

Homeless and Weary

I walked out of the gas station and was fumbling for a cigarette when I collided with a stranger. “Excuse me,” I say nonchalantly as I try to bypass him. “Please buy me a beer,” he begged. My eyes are averted to a man with a long beard and dirty face. I lite my cigarette…

Publication of A Book- The Self-Publishing Era

I have not been writing much lately on this blog because so many items are happening in my life. I have written a book that is over 50,000 words and non-fiction. This will be my second major full-length book. When I began ten years ago in the field of writing the internet had not become…

Star Gazer- no more?

I fear one day the stars will be looking down on us but we will no longer be looking up at them.

I Don’t Think Were In Kansas Anymore Toto

Relationships are tricky. Especially for those who suffer from mental illness and I will add especially for Bipolar’s. I have watched two people with problems get together time after time. 1 problem + `1 problem =’s 2 problems. Na, not a good idea, and it always ends in a mess- well- 9 times out of…

BECAUSE I AM HOMOSEXUAL THERE MUST BE SOMETHING WRONG WITH ME!

“I have no bias against homosexuals; for me they are sick people requiring medical help… Still, though I have no bias, I would say: Homosexuals are essentially disagreeable people, regardless of their pleasant or unpleasant outward manner… [their] shell is a mixture of superciliousness, fake aggression, and whimpering. Like all psychic masochists, they are subservient when confronted with a stronger person, merciless when in power, unscrupulous about trampling on a weaker person.”

Aren’t Pharmaceutical Companies Just So Kind and Cute Like Bunnies!

Americans spent $329.2 Billion dollars on prescription drugs in 2013 and this works out to be roughly $1,000 dollars per person in the US. If that is not shocking enough the Pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson spent $17.5 billion on sales and marketing, while only spending $8.2 billion on research and development. Within their top…

Welcome to Gallows Humor 101

What is Gallows humor? Well, it is used to deal with situations that are stressful or mind fragmenting. According to Wylie Sypher, Gallows humor means, ”to be able to laugh at evil and error means we have surmounted them.” In my last blog I start off with what I can now see people taking as…

From Dust to Ashes

I am shopping for a casket-. Do you mind if I make sure it fits? One that matches my eyes? 30% off the pre-owned section? Humor that kills.