Monthly Archives: September 2009

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Tell Me What You See

“That is not what you see.” “That’s because I can’t see anything, goddammit.” “Shh-shh-shh. Just tell me what you see.” “That sound is not soothing, you know. There’s nothing soothing about someone fucking hissing at you. That shit only works in the movies, you shh

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Through A Glass, Darkly

“For now we see through a glass, darkly.” 1 Cor 13:12 Twelve men, good and true, sat around the table, trying to find the truth amidst a flood of clichés. There are three sides to every story, so the saying goes, yours, mine and the

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The Obvious Ethical Question

It is the curse of a particular kind of mind that I could have set myself to the task of achieving that which was previously thought impossible, but at no time did I consider the ethical question. You know the question I mean. It’s the

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The House Calls

The house still stood at the end of Mary Ellen Avenue. The tall man gazed up at the branches above his head. The olives were a muted red, and he picked one from the branch to eat. He stared at the house further up the