As many of you know, in addition to my professional career as a poetand an author of smut, I also write short fiction under my own name. My first eBook, a story starring my “problem solver” Cat Cruz, is nearing completion, and I thought I’d share with you the preview that will accompany the finished product on Smashwords and Kindle. It’s called “Blood Ties,” and it has action, adventure,…
HAPPY INDEPENDENCE DAY!
Some interesting (if rather Ohio-centric) facts about Independence Day, courtesy of the Cleveland.com and these lovely ladies, who remind you that “independence” is spelled with TWO Ds.
I came across yet another of those horrid “I’mma time-travel and kill Hitler!” sci-fi “novels” on Amazon the other day, and it got me thinking about the one man in history who had the best chance to do so. Without the aid of time travel. But just as pity caused Bilbo to spare Gollum, so did pity motivate Henry Tandey—to the sorrow of the world. It’s this key moment in history—five minutes,…
A preventable slaughter took place at UC Santa Barbara this week.
The Brain Monkeys, looking around at the current state of affairs, found they were angry, and sent the following poem up the dumbwaiter.
They’re not the only ones who are angry.
LET US PITY THE VIRGIN
“What made him do it?” says America.
Her head, scarred now, the crown of liberty
dented, broken, more than a little…
But why do so many people ask me if I’m “from Transylvania?”
Psst. Over here. I’ve got a little surprise for you.
Are you sitting down? Are you ready?
Here goes: I’m a transwoman. LIVING AMONG THE UNSUSPECTING HUMANS!
OK, maybe not such a huge surprise.
Today is the International Transgender Day of Visibility.
Like the other major event on the Trans Calendar every year—the Transgend…
Random Recipe Attack! Honey-Lime Pear Coffee Cake
My pears were small. No fanned rows here, and yet STILL DELICIOUS.
A few friends recently asked me…
NEW POETRY: “Equinox”
Mucha, “Autumn”, 1896
Well, here we are at the turn of the season once more. And although my new…