Monthly archives: October, 2013

Video poets should watch

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D8GoxNd0OQo  




The King

    The King   Watching the sky for falling stars on a mountain called Angel Crest with Donna on my lap, a bright campfire, a dreamy star filled night, and fresh picked peyote tea filled my wishes for heaven on Earth. I plucked my guitar and began to sing, “Do the stars, looking down…




Neologisms

What a lovely and laughable bunch of words….. Neologisms   Once again, The Washington Post has published the winning submissions to its yearly neologism contest, in which readers are asked to supply alternative meanings for common words. The winners are: 1. Coffee (n.), the person upon whom one coughs. 2. Flabbergasted (adj.), appalled over how much weight you…



Corporations. A film everybody should watch.

      Corporations. A film everybody should watch. – Joe Dibuduo Author  



Russell Brand for president?

http://gawker.com/russell-brand-may-have-started-a-revolution-last-night-1451318185  



MEN! Rid your body of female influences,

The Matausas tribe in Papua New Guinea practices a cleansing rite of passage meant to rid boys’ bodies of the female influences left by their mother. Regardless of pain, boys go through the initiation to become warriors and cleanse themselves of any remaining female influences left in them from their mothers. First, they slide two thin wooden…



Vincent Speaks To Me

Vincent Speaks To Me  As a graduation present, my parents splurged and sent me to Paris.  Upon arrival, I could hardly believe that I was in the same city where writers such as, Vladmir Nabakov, Ernest Hemingway, James Joyce and Janet Flanner all lived at one time. As an aspiring writer, I hoped, like them,…




Things Happen Way to Fast In New York City.

  Things Happen Way Too Fast in New York City Stepping onto the Greyhound bus in Kansas City, I look into the rearview mirror and see my dad’s old Chevy pickup pulling away. His last words ring in my ears, “Remember, I told you so.” I’m finally going to the Big Apple, where I know…




Out of body experience

http://www.theguardian.com/science/2007/aug/24/2  



Smashwords tips.

http://blog.smashwords.com/2013/10/smashwords-ebook-publishing-workshops.html