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Every Smile Has Little Teeth

This story is an apology to every woman who gave me a fake number, said “Let’s be friends” but didn’t really mean it. I apologize for not understanding why you’d Read On »»

Write Club Bout in Podcast and “Hand Delivered” in Video

The podcast version of the Write Club bout where I kissed the canvas is now available. Here’s a slideshow of a Halloween story I performed for my old podcast. You’ll Read On »»

I will be competing in a WRITE CLUB ATLANTA bout – Angst vs. Calm

On Wednesday, August 14 I will be going mano y femo as I defend my theme – calm. WRITE CLUB ATLANTA is like a rap battle for lit nerds. Two Read On »»

DHS Punk Rock Band Name Generator

Big Brother is watching you, so why not make a funny face? Internet activists have been fuming since the release of Department of Homeland Security’s list of watch words. Ever Read On »»

Great Writers and Bad Politics

The hardest thing to deal with is the bad behavior of those you love. Yet, you try to look past the faults, but many times they become an obstruction. Recently, Read On »»

Rapture Express 5000 Word Excerpt Available

For the ABNA quarter-finals, Amazon cusotmers have the opportunity to read and rate a 5000 word excerpt from the contestant’s book entries. If you’d like to read mine, follow this link. Read, rate Read On »»

PayPal Finally Gets It- Censorship is Bad For Business

PayPal has finally seen the light. They have revised their content policies and will instead focus on truly illegal content. This is a great victory for independent publishing and Free Read On »»

Smashwords Discover PayPal is Playing its Master Card and Opening a Visa to Censorship

I’ve suspended sale of Farting in Church at Smashwords in response to PayPal’s muscling of the online bookseller to remove books they perceive as glorifying rape, bestiality, incest and pedophilia. Read On »»

I’m not a loser!! I’m not a loser!!

On February 23, I think I hit “F5” on my laptop at least 1000 times between 8am and 11am.  I would shut my eyes, hit the refresh button, peel them Read On »»

Elf on the shelf is watching you, thoughtcriminal

Have a safe and non-subversive Christmas. Santa’s eyes are everywhere.