âRage, rage against the dying of the light.â — Dylan Thomas For all that I will attempt to explain and describe to you, I will fail. These things cannot be understood save through living them, and…
I’m in the process of writing a five part series of shorts honoring Loki and His family. Part one, “Not Forgotten,” was just published in Eternal Haunted Summer’s autumn equinox issue.
EHS will be re-opening for submissions on October 1st
My Wall and The Battle Against The Clutter
It used to be an eternally unfinished mural. Now it’s not.
I painted over it as part of an ongoing effort to slough off The Clutter. The unfinished mural on the wall, I realized, had become a part of The Clutter, as something that I was clinging to despite the fact that it didn’t need to be there, served no purpose, and meant nothing to me. It was just a project that I had started once and had never finished, and it wasn’t even what I’d wanted to create in the first place (the original mural idea had been belittled by a family member and, as a result, I was embarassed by the design and discarded it for something which this person found more acceptable…never mind the fact that they’ve spent maybe a grand total of an hour in my room in the past six years).