Rant

Golden Memories: Neighbours

When asked what 'Hell' was, Sartre was alleged to reply "other people". This may not be true, and he would no doubt wish to qualify the statement if...

Lent

Even though I'm excommunicated from the Catholic Church, I still cling to some traditions while other traditions that I want to get rid of cling to...

Not Cricket

I've never played cricket nor have I ever seen a game of cricket played but I'm very familiar with the phrase "that's not cricket" which figuratively...
Cherry

The Vaccine Hunger Games

The Vaccine Hunger Games In the year of our Lord, 2020, the Earth was stricken with a great plague called “The Corona Virus.” Originating in Wuhan,...

Virus by Wendy Kirtley

Virus Dark skies above us, The virus is there, We’ve been told to stay home, If we dare to go out there. We must stay away from people we love,...
Cherry

Talking Eggs

I’ve always been over-awed by those folks who could draw faces in such excruciating detail that the output looked photographic. One of my dear...

Quality of life

Now then youngsters, let's get down and with it. Take that kettle off the old charred trivet. No need to prune the wayward privet. Just take your...

Orbisonly and Everly

It surely wasn't a candy colored clown that came into my room in my coulaphobic dream last night, more of a drunken punchinello who manipulated me...
Cherry

Upfront or Pushed Back?

My first job was the most appropriately job titled of all possible jobs. I was hired as a page at the Sully branch library. A page in the library,...