Passage of the Day: “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood”: Tenderness

“I will never fully know my mother, any more than I will ever know my farther or Connor, or myself. I have been missing the point. The point is not knowing another person, or learning to love another person. The point is simply this: how tender can we bear to be? What good manners canContinue reading “Passage of the Day: “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood”: Tenderness”

Passage of The Day “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” “Motherhood”

“Let me tell you something, Pal; your mother doesn’t owe you anything. You’re grown-up. She fed you and clothed you and held you, even if she did have a drink in her hand while she was doing it. And however she fucked you up-and I’m sure she did-every mother fucks every kid up-she did itContinue reading “Passage of The Day “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” “Motherhood””

“Mutantism on the March” ;Chapter 66 “Rauncho Gonzales Enters the Picture”

After the impromptu party aboard the ship Eno and his crew stumbled into a local seedy bar. After the first round of drinks arrived they turned to anecdotes of their former life in Zorollia and their newer adventures on Earth. While Eno was in the midst of chatting with the cook two mean hoodlums approachedContinue reading ““Mutantism on the March” ;Chapter 66 “Rauncho Gonzales Enters the Picture””

“Mutantism on the March” :Chapter 64 “Eno Ergot Searches for Bluebeard”

After Eno Ergot’s botched Zortixian mission and his trip to Earth to avoid the shame that would be heaped upon him should he return to Zorollia he and his crew became totally immersed in their pretend world of piracy! Onshore they rivalled the decadent life of the pirates of old. To the delight of allContinue reading ““Mutantism on the March” :Chapter 64 “Eno Ergot Searches for Bluebeard””

“Mutantism on the March” :Chapter 64 “Zenon Escapes the Venus Flytrap”

The whistle of the referee pierced the humid air and the two teams assembled for match instructions. The match see sawed back and forth with the final roll being awarded to the Palm Spring Spinsters. All eyes were on the ball as it rolled down the pitch knocking out a Thunderbird’s ball. The referee declaredContinue reading ““Mutantism on the March” :Chapter 64 “Zenon Escapes the Venus Flytrap””

“Mutantism on the March” :Chapter 63 “Dr. Zodiac Visits The Thunderbird Lawn Bowling Club”

Dr. Zodiac took the report to the office of Dr. Willbringer and said, “Dr. Willbringer I really must thank you for extending me the courtesy of reviewing some of your medical records. Your Institute has a fascinating way of treating some of its patients. One of the cases I saw reminds me of one weContinue reading ““Mutantism on the March” :Chapter 63 “Dr. Zodiac Visits The Thunderbird Lawn Bowling Club””

“Mutantism on The March” Chapter 62 “Dr. Zodiac Further Investigates at The Juvenile Mind Repair Institute”

Dr. Zodiac was beginning to think Zenon Girov may be somehow linked up to the Zodiac killings. The theory of “confused oedipal revenge complex” stated the condition was latent and at the earliest did not manifest itself until the onset of puberty and that was about the point of life that Zenon attacked Pastor Bones.Continue reading ““Mutantism on The March” Chapter 62 “Dr. Zodiac Further Investigates at The Juvenile Mind Repair Institute””

Poetry Break :Ontario Carries On Snitching Tradition Of Stalin and Hitler for “The Good of the Cause”

For the Good of The Cause So abhorrent you were taught about Hitler and Stalin snitchessending to execution so many innocents simply they had made enemies of their neighboursyet in Toronto call 311 and report “offenders” simply because you or they pissed each other offyou call the snitch line and the COVID Secret Service isContinue reading “Poetry Break :Ontario Carries On Snitching Tradition Of Stalin and Hitler for “The Good of the Cause””

“Mutantism on the March”:Chapter 61 “Dr. Zodiac Begins His Research on the Zodiac Killer”

Dr. Zodiac assumed the identity of a visiting forensic expert from Greece using high quality false identification and gained access to California police files concerning murders in the state over the last 50 years. Sifting through the files and grisly photos for clues was not a job for the queasy. Dr. Zodiac found out thatContinue reading ““Mutantism on the March”:Chapter 61 “Dr. Zodiac Begins His Research on the Zodiac Killer””

Passage of the Day: “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood”: The Beginning of the End of Old Louisiana

 “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood” was first published by Rebecca Wells in 1996 and made into a movie in 2002. “ Secret codes and lore and lingo stretching back into that fluid time before air conditioning dried up the rich, heavy humidity of Louisiana that used to hang over the porches of Louisiana, drenchingContinue reading “Passage of the Day: “Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood”: The Beginning of the End of Old Louisiana”