Posts by kevin

The Secret of my Unsuccess, or Cutting Loose from Sodom

by Kevin D. Annett You have to entertain the crowd, which is why fiction always has to make sense. The truth doesn’t. - Eugene O’Neill If only you had have said ten percent of those kids died, maybe I would have believed you. But fifty percent, forget it. - MP Svend Robinson to the author, May 2003 [...]

Dear Meryl Streep: A Wake Up Call from the Land of Terminal Niceness

by Kevin D. Annett Dear Meryl, During your unabashedly courageous defense of civil liberties and the “submerged America” at the Golden Globe Awards the other night, you referred to actor Ryan Gosling in this manner: “Like all of the nice people, Ryan is a Canadian”. Ouch,baby! Very ouch! Having had my life destroyed and blacklisted by [...]

Nativity

By Reverend Kevin D. Annett The last Christmas we were all together hangs over memory like the fog did that year in the Alberni valley. It was a time of gathering, two years and more of labor summoning so many together where once there were but a few. And it was a time of ending. [...]

A Modest Proposal for Dealing with Donald Trump: Eat the President

By Kevin D. Annett “Oh, I could just eat him right up!” - an elderly female Donald Trump supporter, Baltimore, September 2, 2016 In these latter days of planetary hysteria, everyone seems to be the enemy and the real villains keep getting away with their shit cloaked behind a three second sound bite. It’s enough to [...]