08th Feb 2016

Stories Of The Poignant & The Profane (An Interview With Me)

Awhile ago, another PSO was doing a little interview series which included yours truly. But it seems she has since removed the posts from her site, so I am posting...

06th Sep 2015

Haunt Hunt, But No Goth Cunt

I’ll admit a certain kinship with ghosts and legendary creatures — as well as those who hunt them. I have a fascination with the thin walls of this world —...

05th Feb 2015
If the heavens ever did speak…

If the heavens ever did speak…

I continue to play this song over & over & over… Take Me To Church by Hozier. If you aren’t familiar with this song, here’s a version with the lyrics....

25th Oct 2014

Ain’t Too Proud To Beg?

I’d like to thank Little John for turning me onto this Tracy Chapman tune — and then sending me the entire digital LP. I’d heard Fast Car before, of course,...

15th Aug 2014

He Forgot That Love…

He forgot that love, which is a madness, and a scourge, and a fever, and a delusion, and a snare, is also a mystery, and very imperfectly understood by everyone...

09th Aug 2014

Reading Companions

At the request of a few callers and clients, I started making a reading list. But then I got lost in the stacks… Yes, I have stacks at my house....

02nd Apr 2014

Of Perfect Imperfections

If you’re reading this, you’ve found the new home of phone sex operator and erotica author Secondhand Rose. Hip-hip-whore-ay! The launch of this long-overdue new site announces my triumphant return...