Finished a new drawing yesterday! I use chance operations to create all of my drawings, paintings and collages 🙂 This piece is available to buy on eBay, along with many others. I also have a little book of my recent Organ poetry art series coming soon! Continue reading Take A Newspaper. The Shape Of The Future
THE DAMNED THING
By Ambrose Bierce Continue reading Short Story Saturday – The Damned Thing
Everyone calls Dunce ‘Dunce’. Everyone thinks that Dunce is an idiot. I used to think so too but not any more. Continue reading Short Story Saturday – Dunce by Mike Russell
Got a problem? Just pick up the phone. It solved them all—and all the same way!
by KURT VONNEGUT, JR. Continue reading Short Story Saturday – 2 B R 0 2 B by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
This week’s story is Lovecraft’s The Book. I hope you enjoy it! Continue reading Short Story Saturday: The Book by H. P. Lovecraft
Each movement of his head, be it a nod or a shake, maintains and strengthens who it is that Anthony Tobias Bradshaw believes himself to be. Continue reading Short Story Saturday – Flock by Mike Russell
Let’s have five days of Lovecraft! Starting now, Examining the Odd will feature a Lovecraft story each day for five days. Continue reading 5 Days of Lovecraft – 1: The Beast in the Cave
In this feminist classic, Jane’s doctor husband locks her in an upstairs room so she can tackle her tendency towards depression and hysteria. Because that sounds like a really good idea. – Bustle A story about something far scarier than monsters, nightmares and stalkers: being labelled “hysterical” and shut in a room to get over … Continue reading The Yellow Wallpaper & Other Stories (1892-1914)
Anthony Tobias Bradshaw sits, as usual, on the 7:00 a.m. train, on his way to work. Dressed in his black raincoat, pin-striped suit, white shirt, black tie and black shoes, Anthony Tobias Bradshaw reads the morning newspaper, either nodding or shaking his head in agreement or disagreement with the various articles. Each movement of his head, be it a nod or a shake, maintains and strengthens who it is that Anthony Tobias Bradshaw believes himself to be. Continue reading Short Story Saturday – Flock
It’s Short Story Saturday… Continue reading Short Story Saturday – The Idiots