For the Psychopaths who Rule Us

Welcome to Anywhere - a land ruled by a psychopathic elite, motivated only by their own greedy and base desires. A land very different from, yet painfully similar to, your own. 'A Curious Book (Dark)' is my new book of short stories, dedicated the insanely dangerous psychopaths who constitute our ruling elites... A banker forecloses … Continue reading For the Psychopaths who Rule Us

The New Crown Virus – A Coronavirus Parable

Once upon a timeā€¦in the land of Anywhere, in a world long since forgotten, in the fine and prosperous city of Anyplace there was a secret meeting of a Cabal of psychopaths, that being the Greedy One Percent, the people who really ruled Anywhere, and their minions. Attending the secret meeting were three extremely wealthy … Continue reading The New Crown Virus – A Coronavirus Parable

For all the Lost Things: a Coronavirus Elegy

Here's a sad story. A coronavirus elegy, if you like. I was speaking to a my mother yesterday and she told me about a neighbour's son. At the age of 26 he was dead. Lost his job due to the coronavirus lock down (like millions of other people). He was apparently (like millions of other … Continue reading For all the Lost Things: a Coronavirus Elegy

Enough of the Coronavirus Doom Porn, already!

The MSM (and, to their shame some alternative news sources) has gone full on coronavirus doom porn propaganda. Apparently WE ARE ALL GOING TO DIE unless society is locked down and civil liberties severely curtailed. But on what basis, besides, that is, hysteria and fanciful extrapolations of sparse or unreliable data? We're told that (as … Continue reading Enough of the Coronavirus Doom Porn, already!

The Man Who Killed the Last Unicorn

He killed the last unicorn. Now he must pay the price. Despite being warned by a Fairy not to do so, a wealthy Banker steals a thing of beauty from the Universe when he kills the last Unicorn: the Fairy curses him and he will pay a horrific price. Elsewhere in the land of Anywhere, … Continue reading The Man Who Killed the Last Unicorn

U.S. Politician Makes a Killing from Coronavirus!

If ever there was proof that our dysfunctional and psychopathic political class simply isn't fit for purpose, here it is. This quote from propublica.org: "Soon after he offered public assurances that the government was ready to battle the coronavirus, the powerful chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, Richard Burr, sold off a significant percentage of … Continue reading U.S. Politician Makes a Killing from Coronavirus!

The Road to Heaven Passes through Hell

A Tale of Heaven and Hell, truth and consequence. Two brothers die on the same day. One a gentle and kind soul, the other a wealthy, vicious sociopath. The brothers find themselves in the Foothills of Hell where they meet a dyspeptic and rather bored Angel (with a flair for the dramatic) who explains to … Continue reading The Road to Heaven Passes through Hell