NonUseMuse

Where I think out loud

King of Words

I call Martin Luther King Jr –  “King”. Of course, I’m not the only one, but the reason I call him “King” is because to me, he’s like the Elvis … Continue reading

January 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dr. Anton Chekhov –

“Remove everything that has no relevance to the story. If you say in the first chapter that there is a rifle hanging on the wall, in the second or third … Continue reading

January 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

#50

The Lascaux Review is a literary online journal that publishes short stories, poetry and essays from emerging and established writers and authors. They conduct annual short story, flash fiction and … Continue reading

September 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fairy Tales are True-

As I watch Disney’s precarious sense of womanhood evolve,  I am finding deeper messages in fairy tales.  Like “sacred texts”containing symbolism and moral meaning,  they seem to speak to our … Continue reading

July 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Rest in Mystery Evita

What if you were a small town peasant, born out of marriage, at a time when being an illegitimate offspring was the same as having been born to a prostitute … Continue reading

January 30, 2014 · 2 Comments

Meeting Vincent Van Gogh –

I can’t remember the first time that I ever saw a Van Gogh.  I have blurred memories of the Sunflowers – (I found them childish and inaccurate!) – at a … Continue reading

November 27, 2013 · 2 Comments

Don’t Blame Anyone.-

As you can see, by the continuous lack of posts on my blog, I have been quiet…artistically mute…blocked.  Of course, I have been busy, reading and re-reading, taking a screenwriting … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · 4 Comments