Fiction, poetry

Escaping Quicksand (poem)

Some see the city as spires of glass, towering steel and steady, noble iron - Historical and thriving, teeming with life as any coral reef of stone and brick. I see the shimmering glamour of it all but feel its pull, a magnet misleading: the city is quicksand to suck at my feet pulling, squeezing,… Continue reading Escaping Quicksand (poem)

Non-Fiction, Personal

Bigger on the Inside: Amanda Palmer Ninja Gig in Chicago

I love Amanda Palmer. She is, most of the time, a maelstrom of artistry: a musician, a songwriter, a performer, a dreamer, now a writer, a media target, and a controversial topic for many. She is a beacon of light and patron saint to self-proclaimed weirdoes, artists, punks, goths, in-betweeners, loners and overall a vast┬áspectrum… Continue reading Bigger on the Inside: Amanda Palmer Ninja Gig in Chicago