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steven-belanger's picture
Apr.02.2014
Photo: book's cover, from beforeitsnews.com     If you like horror, and you like short stories, go get a copy of Dark Visions 1: A Collection of Modern Horror, an anthology of original short stories, edited by Anthony Rivera and Sharon Lawson.  It's available on Amazon, here....
j-marc-schmidt's picture
Mar.11.2014
    "Ha ha. It's funny when clowns die."    "Death is not part of their act."    "What do you mean?"    "Clowns are real human beings wearing makeup and funny clothes to disguise themselves. When a clown dies, a human being passes away, a...
rebbecca-hill's picture
Oct.21.2012
My brother, who is twenty years older than I am, took me to my first baseball game when I was a young girl. It was the Oakland A’s. He didn’t know it, but I had a crush on Jose Canseco. I remember how shy I was. I remember wanting the free bag that the stadium was giving away, but we didn’t make it...
alex-fraser's picture
Jun.24.2012
The day was colder than the last couple. In the apartment, at least.    Son Jason got us stirring with a visit in the early afternoon.  He wanted to watch the SF Giants play the Oakland A's.  He gave me an alternative, to watch BORN YESTERDAY on TCM.  We watched a little of...
martin-ewen's picture
Oct.18.2010
Kicked off in Asheville Nth Carolina, A small city on a series of hills with a deserved reputation for the tolerance of street theatre. The policewoman I talked to said that street performance was recognised as an integral part of the cities culture and the right to that expression was always a...
sherrie-theriault's picture
Sep.18.2010
September 18       Buffoon     Never juggle knives and butter at the same time or you will just spread your problems around.  Passing on the knives is the first best idea, leaving the butter in the dish is the second.  I have gotten many funny schemes into my brain; gotten...
amira-nagati's picture
Apr.01.2009
Would you still love the moon If its pale dust  gets in your eyes? If the cloud that sheltered you from the summer sun Sent down its rain, Would you tell it to apologize? Have faith, Embrace a nightingale that failed to sing one morning, Have faith.. In a clown that cries, Have faith.. In the rain...
stephen-evans's picture
Mar.07.2008
When Carlini was convulsing Naples with laughter, a patient waited on a physician in that city, to obtain some remedy for excessive melancholy, which was rapidly consuming his life. The physician endeavored to cheer his spirits, and advised him to go to the theatre and see Carlini. He replied,...