PREMONITION OR BUSTED?

PREMONITION? It's not really a premonition when you know you've been busted. On camera. At that point, your "premonition that something unexpected and not good" is going to happen is more of a lurking fear. Pictures of sneaky teenagers supposedly in school trying to disappear down by the dam. Will their premonition become reality? It … Continue reading PREMONITION OR BUSTED?

THE SIMPLICITY OF SLEEP AND WAKEFULNESS

COME SLEEP, O SLEEP … Come, Sleep! O Sleep, the certain knot of peace, The baiting-place of wit, the balm of woe, The poor man’s wealth, the prisoner’s release, Th’ indifferent judge between the high and low; With shield of proof shield me from out the press Of those fierce darts Despair at me doth … Continue reading THE SIMPLICITY OF SLEEP AND WAKEFULNESS

WHY CAN’T THE TRUTH BE FUNNY? – BY ELLIN CURLEY

There’s a common theme that runs through most sitcom episodes. And it hasn’t changed since sitcoms were first available on the radio. Lying. Humor is far too often based on people lying to one another – usually family members or close friends. The rest of the sitcom plot revolves around the liar trying to keep … Continue reading WHY CAN’T THE TRUTH BE FUNNY? – BY ELLIN CURLEY