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the KMFP


Black Hole Sun…

  Written by – KMFP  (Profile/Bio: With the suicide of another “troubled celebrity” there will undoubtedly again be public conversations taking place via print and visual media surrounding addiction and depression, and hopefully in personal circles as well. And while I'll certainly remember Chris Cornell for his incredible vocals and lyrics – as most others will – what I personally mourn is the loss of yet one more brother in a seemingly endless stream of this unfortunate fraternity. And as jacked up as this may sound to you “normal” folk out there, that voice and those lyrics will remain intact, forever recorded for remembrance and reverence, but what isn’t left behind are the thoughts and the knowledge he may have possessed for coping… even if ultimately succumbing.  So selfishly I also mourn the possible secrets that may have benefited the rest of us from those times when he was “winning”, for lack of a better word. As I've written many times and I am stridently wide-open about, alcoholism has – and always will be – a huge part of my life. Though I am sober for years now, I am also keenly aware of how quickly that can change, and these “secrets” I alluded to are always being sought. There is not an addict out there, from the gutter drunk to the penthouse pill-popper, who doesn’t have at least one nugget of wisdom for his “brethren” – if he’s managed to be clean for even a mere half of a day.  We bond over the … [Read More...]

“Mommy Moments”


I Know a Girl

  Written by – Miss Meza  (Miss Meza Profile/Bio: I know a girl… she puts colors inside my world… This column is a lot of things. It's a long time … [Read More...]



Right to Work… for Less

  Written by – Mikey-B  (Profile/Bio: Here in good ole Missou-rah, a debate has been hitting the chambers of the state congress – the fight over “Right … [Read More...]

Barbara Anne


Maybe They’ll Outgrow It?

  Written by – Barbara Anne  (PROFILE/BIO: We have chatted about bullying – young people and bullying.  I spent time talking about both standing … [Read More...]



Saucy Tales Pt. 1

  Written by – Jennifer Harbaugh  (ARCHIVES: This is a cautionary tale to any woman who wants to be in the fantastic business we call pizza. I have had … [Read More...]

Be My Guest


Moving On

As hard as it is to come to terms with, I realize that my talent alone cannot carry this site, though I’ll never quite understand that… Aside from what I feel is already a first-rate staff, I’d … [Read More...]

“Flammable” Content


“Conversations With Mother” – Crapberry

  Written by - Heili Flammable  (PROFILE/BIO: We're out at a benefit over the weekend and Mom gets her phone out and places it on the … [Read More...]

The Life of Brian


Rock On

Tonight, I’m going to a rock concert. That’s right.  Me. The last actual concert by a rock band (not including my favorite local groups like Lucy’s Palace, Superjam, and Dance Floor Riot) I … [Read More...]

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