The Old Opossum (or does it signify?)

Image by Kevin Marks The Old Opossum (or does it signify?) by Cusper Lynn Six years ago I found myself trapped between a dying opossum and a small dog obsessed, elderly, property association officer in the subdivision I then lived in.   It was not one of the happier times in my life.   The property association…

In The End. . .

Image by ASCO   “In the end, I’ve never seen a solution to humanity’s inhumanity that didn’t fundamentally require the removal of both human biology and free will.” Cusper Lynn

Life’s Roller Derby; or The Hits Keep A’Comin’

Image by: Christopher Neugebauer Life’s Roller Derby; or The Hits Keep A’Comin’ By Cusper Lynn Oppressive humidity and the full force of the late afternoon sun were bearing down on me as I walked the two miles back to my Gulf Gate Drive office. “This isn’t the New York Public Library reference desk and I’m…

Checking into the Local B&E; or Malthus & Marx at Play

Checking into the Local B&E; or Malthus & Marx at Play By Cusper Lynn Violated, outraged, vulnerable, angry, betrayed, anxious, apprehensive, and even vengeful are normal emotional reactions to being robbed. Given who I’ve been working for over the last few years, I have most of those feelings before I get dressed to go to…

Leopold, the Unfriendly Ghost; or Abby Dearest

Image by johnxfire  Leopold, the Unfriendly Ghost; or Abby Dearest by Cusper Lynn “I know you. I know who you are and I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking it can’t be done. You’re thinking it won’t work. I can’t do it. Or, worse yet, you’re thinking it worked once, but not anymore. You’re sitting there…

Part of The Problem, or, Love In The Time of Lawyers

 Part of The Problem, or, Love In The Time of Lawyers by Cusper Lynn Standing in the parking lot of the big box store off of Route 41, I realized that it was official. I was now part of the problem. Commando in grey gym shorts, wearing sandals and an ill-fitting, nearly thread-bare 20-year-old souvenir…

Evolution Revisited – Mrs. Audrey Towbridge Writes Again

  Image by Genista (Excerpt From Facebook Ate My Marriage.  Republished with permission from Hell Bent Press and the Author) Chapter 17:  Evolution Revisited – Mrs. Audrey Towbridge Writes Again This morning a rabid possum was standing at my front door, circling listlessly and seemed to be breathing its last. Given my experience with Mr. Bunns, the…

Two Chimps & A Gun (or, Mad Abby’s Video Fun Time)

  Image by Cusper Lynn composed from photo element by  JAM Project of Will Coles’ piece “Guns R Us mk II” Sydney, Australia  Two Chimps & A Gun (or, Mad Abby’s Video Fun Time) By Cusper Lynn “You promised him WHAT!?!” Matt Tomlinson bellowed. “You heard me,” I said calmly. “Fifty-fifty on all initial sales, and…