Opinion

Tiny White Box receives a huge gift

Saturday, January 20, 2018 Keith Howard 0

I discovered a serious blow to my solitary life, a slap to my hermitic face, a forced attack on my writer’s retreat. Some bastard left a bushel of progress at the Tiny White Box, and I didn’t have the opportunity to refuse to sign for it. Let me explain.

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Opinion

President Trump, Please Cease and Desist

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 Keith Howard 0

For the President of the United States to demand the suppression of a book that provides no threat to national security, offers no classified information and doesn’t call for the violent overthrow of the government is a travesty. READ MORE

Opinion

Swimming together, not drowning alone

Sunday, December 31, 2017 Keith Howard 0

In short, Christmas/New Year can be a hell of a hard time for anyone who’s discovered the joys of use and the sorrow of addiction. Non-addicts may have a hard time understanding why this is so, so let me talk from my own experience. READ MORE

Opinion

Fat Cat Christmas

Saturday, December 23, 2017 Keith Howard 0

My Gimme List was driven solely by my desire to be one of the guys and included just one item, the toy demanded by every other boy in my third-grade class: a Fat Cat.  READ MORE

Opinion

How Not to Create a Christmas Tradition

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 Keith Howard 0

We used to put electric candles in our windows to guide the Christ child, or that was how my mother told it.  Why, exactly, a newborn infant needed guiding—or what he was doing in Durham, New Hampshire, in December, was never explained.  It was a tradition.

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Opinion

Always More Solutions than Problems: George Needs a Job

Sunday, December 17, 2017 Keith Howard 0

I’d like to help George find a job before Christmas. He’s hard-working as hell, smart as hell, talented as hell, honest as hell and, despite his lunacy, a great employee. He started off as a volunteer at Liberty House, soon spending so much time that I couldn’t help but create a paid position for him.  READ MORE