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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 [...]

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 [...]

Requiem No. 7: In Memory of Pete and Lenny

Requiem: A Guide for Perplexed Pilgrims Published by Kevin D. Annett Vol. 1, No. 7: January 25, 2016   Two good friends of mine departed our Veil of Tears awhile back. Here’s my long delayed paean to them. Remembering Pete Seeger, and Della and Sam The fat cats’ media never reported it, naturally. I heard about [...]

Requiem, No. 5: Talking Basics and Mortal Coils

A Weekly Column published by Kevin D. Annett January 17, 2016 If a plant cannot live according to its nature, it dies; and so a man. - Henry Thoreau, Civil Disobedience, 1849 I turn sixty in less than a month. I was tempted to wait until the Big Day to share this little ditty with you [...]