DIVORCE – SOME PRELIMINARY THOUGHTS ON

Image By: anathea DIVORCE – SOME PRELIMINARY THOUGHTS ON Every time I sit down to write something instructive, constructive or even remotely rational on the subject of divorce, I find myself considering more productive areas I could be writing about.  For example, an article on the afterlife titled “Now That You’re Dead: Ten Things You Didn’t…

Petty Minded Sadist or Indecisive Idiot?

 Download the Petty Minded Sadist or Indecisive Idiot Survey (AKA, Management Survey) Image Derived from works by: chexed & stuartpilbrow Petty Minded Sadist or Indecisive Idiot? By Cusper Lynn The title of this essay comes from a question I formulated while interviewing staff in a medical facility that was preparing for another round of layoffs.   While asking staff…

My Dinner With Dexter Douglas

Image by: simiant (Excerpt From Facebook Ate My Marriage.  Republished with permission from Hell Bent Press and the Author) Chapter 47:  My Dinner with Dexter Douglas and Other Terrors “Goddamn, son of a bitch,” Dr. Douglas growled as we sat for our biweekly dinner at Vitoli’s. This exclamation went unnoticed over the general din of dinners who…

Mad Science!

Image By: glen edelson (Excerpt From Facebook Ate My Marriage.  Republished with permission from Hell Bent Press and the Author) Chapter 16:  Nobel Prize, Profits, and the Search for the Divorce Gene   It had occurred to me that seeking to make any impression on my soon-to-be ex, as it regarded my indifference to her or my…

Death By Chocolate

Image by:  _e.t Death By Chocolate – a comment on Weekly Hubris.com Stam’s chocolates are my Achilles heel.   They are the chocolates I picture being used at the end of Terry Pratchett’s “Thief Of Time” when the immortal, having become human has decided she wishes to experience death.  Knowing that the taste of this particular chocolate…

Giggling In Jail

Image By: rcourtie (Excerpt From Facebook Ate My Marriage.  Republished with permission from Hell Bent Press and the Author) Chapter 15:  Morose at Home or Giggling in Jail “I have been thinking about your situation,” Dr. Douglas begins, as we sit down for our biweekly dinner at Vitoli’s. “Which situation is that? My near death, my hearing…