The View from Splinter Cottage

everyday is a short story by h. scott heist

The Noir Project: Mother’s Day & other Stories

  are the empty mean streets of old Noir  morphing into the empty oblivion of marketing imagery? ____________________________________________________________________________________________ Reporters notes by H. Scott Heist The Trouble with Tanqueray Once asked a tough bartender what he looked out regarding trouble. “Sitting there drinking Tanqueray all nite. Particulally with Red Bull.”   a visual reflection on the concept of CINEMA NOIR as a concept of the 2oth century and our present 21st century. Where.. Read More

“all nitemares are not alike, althought the really lousy ones are.”

this one got particularly smashed in the updates, I’ll be back.   dateline: Last month or something like it in adams morgan DC…just a fast walk. begining and ending on a train. dateline: Last month or something like it in adams morgan DC…just a fast walk. begining and ending on a train. Gary, ¬†was thinking of that cold fish with the sweet potato; ¬†lime and yellow pepper. Never had yellow.. Read More