I write these words Because if I don’t They s             p                 i           l                l     o       u                 t All over the place No, don’t spill E X P L O D E ! ! ! Like dynamite No, like bullets Into the ears Of my made up enemies The […]

She was sure that this would be the end of it. When she ripped out his heart, she was sure that it would kill him. It had always worked before. When she was done with a man it was the kindest thing to do. Rather than let him suffer a life without her, why not […]

Marathon Man No this post isn’t about Dustin Hoffman, although wouldn’t it be sweet if it was? If you’re ever at a point in your life where you feel you need to become more humble, I only have one suggestion for you. Try to run a marathon. I don’t mean just go out and run […]

Well… it’s really 5 questions, and it’s not the same questions for everybody. It’s 5 questions based on who you are supporting or voting for in the upcoming presidential election. I’ve made no secret of who I am voting for and it’s really no secret which way my political leanings lie at every level of […]

Dear Huffington Post, I’m breaking up with you. I know. You’re great, and we had some fabulous times together. I mean, you never published any of my stuff, but that’s okay. I read your stuff. You gave me more stuff. I clicked your links, I shared your links. Other people read them. It was a […]

So I did a poem the other day. These were made as a result. The original appeared on Medium

What am I doing here? What would a man be doing on a blog about making a #mommitment? Why would I bother supporting such a venture that has nothing to do with me? I’m certainly not a mom. Last I checked I am not a woman. While it’s true I am a father, fathers don’t […]

Originally posted on Drifting Through:
“Boy… You’re going to carry that weight, Carry that weight a long time…” -The Beatles, Carry That Weight You realize a few things when you bring a baby boy into the world. Your mind swirls with emotion and awe and fear and joy. You start to dream immediately of the…

The time has come. The time is now. Singularity is the new novel from Helena Hann-Basquiat, with Sara Litchfield, Sandy Ramsey, Lizzi Rogers and Hannah Sears. Singularity is the sequel to last year’s JESSICA — a metafictional look into Jessica’s possible pasts. Singularity is coming August 1, 2015 Singularity is its own novel, and can […]

Please check out my year in review. I think it’s pretty awesome what my little blog did. The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,100 times in 2014. If it were a cable […]