She woke up to the usual sink full of dishes, dirty clothes basket full to the brim and wondered when it would be something different. She dreamed of waking to a sparkling new home, a dishwasher and a not so full basket and she laughed.
There are plenty of foolish women who imagine that, provided they do not "come to the point" with a lover, that they can without offending their husbands at least, afford a trade in gallantry; and it often results from this way of looking at things more dangerous consequences than if their downfall had been complete. What happened to the Marquise de Guissac, a woman of status from Nîmes in Languedoc, is a sure proof of what we are posing here as a maxim.
Note: The following tales are adapted from "Short Stories, Histories and Fables," by the great master of erotic fiction, the Donatien Alphonse Francois Comte de Sade, better known to history as the Marquis de Sade.
Every disgusting stain on those six tatami I can trace back to his giant fat ex-Sumo ass drinking himself unconscious. Blood stains, sweat stains, even sex stains, wanted and unwanted. Every cigarette burn too. I have to take the burning butts out of his fingers when he passes out so he doesn’t set our little shit apartment on fire. I’ve seen him sleep through earthquakes when he’s drunk.
I personally created 'Chiara The Musical' script, score, performance, recording and film, over a four and a half year period. The telling of the story of the fictional character, 'Chiara', was both deeply moving and inspiring for myself and hopefully also for an audience. Tickets to the theater show at Joe's Pub, The Public Theater, NY, were substituted for the audience, so that they could instead make a donation to UN Women, if they desired.
Last week I shared the first half of my interview with Kristen Morgen on my website. Not only is she a wonderful writer, but she is also a great individual! This week I am sharing the second portion of our discussion.
Karen has been through many challenges in her life. Now to top it all off she pregnant with her first baby. Karen has already encountered many complications with her pregnancy. But she has managed to carry her baby full term.
Inspired by Bon Iver's song Blood Bank.