January 15, 2018
Fiction/Poetry Non-fiction Humor/Opinion Comics
Classifieds About Archives Authors Blogs Books by Piker Press Authors Submissions Upcoming Issues
External Links Facebook
Concerns or Questions?
[Short] [Poem] [Comics] [Nonfiction] [Essay] [Opinion]
Of Horror and Pizzas (2006-08-14) cover story short fiction humor To The Ultimate Reaches (2006-09-11) cover story short fiction Night and Me (2006-11-13) short nonfiction essay NaNoWriMo 2006: The Annual Literary Insanity (2006-11-20) short nonfiction essay The Lives of Stores (2007-01-22) short nonfiction essay Rendezvous at Ernie's (2007-02-12) short fiction May Day at St. Angelica (2007-04-30) cover story short fiction A Media Frenzy (2007-05-07) short fiction humor A Walk in the Rain (2007-05-21) cover story short fiction The Mythic West (2007-05-28) nonfiction essay It's the Little Things That Remind Me of Her (2007-07-09) cover story short fiction A July Christmas (2007-07-30) cover story short fiction The Captive (2007-10-08) cover story short fiction The Living Dead: A Rebuttal (2007-10-29) short fiction humor Another Christmas Eve at the Bar (2007-12-17) short fiction Get Political: Digging Deep (2008-02-04) short fiction humor Unexpected Valentines (2008-02-11) cover story short fiction A Youthful Indiscretion (2008-02-18) short fiction Pilgrimage (2008-04-07) short fiction It Begins With You (2008-04-07) nonfiction essay A Little Match Girl (2008-05-26) fiction spoof Gretel and Hansel (2008-05-26) fiction spoof Avalon Springs (2008-08-11) cover story fiction Avalon Springs, Part 2 (2008-08-18) short fiction The Were-Ditz (2008-09-22) short fiction A Towel and Me (2008-10-27) cover story short fiction humor The Monster They Made Me (2008-11-10) cover story short fiction Life in the Necropolis (2008-12-01) cover story fiction The Man in the Front Parlor (2008-12-22) cover story fiction In a Different World (2009-02-09) cover story short fiction fantasy The Interrogation (2009-03-30) short fiction humor A Case of Amnesia (2009-04-06) short fiction Mirror Image (2009-07-06) short fiction Off Course (2009-07-27) short fiction relationships A Trip Into the Mind's Attic (2009-08-10) short fiction Booth Babes (2009-08-17) cover story fiction sexism business Gray (2009-08-24) short science fiction Mister Dunwitty's Oversight (or How To Be an Edwardian Hack) (2009-10-05) short fiction A Night With a Witch (2009-10-19) short fiction witch Time Flies (2009-12-07) short fiction fantasy The Christmas Grouch (2009-12-21) short fiction An Amazing Bar of Soap (2009-12-28) short fiction fantasy The Street Fair (2010-01-04) short fiction science fiction time travel The Beachcombers (2010-02-01) short fiction science fiction The Glass Heart (2010-02-08) short fiction Azure Glade (2010-03-22) short fiction fantasy Beep (2010-03-29) short fiction humor A Second Chance (2010-04-12) short fiction alternate reality Largely An Inconvenience (2010-05-24) short fiction post apocalyptic From a Different Perspective (2010-06-21) short fiction Lauren and Louise (2010-10-04) short fiction The Last Sad Man in America (2010-10-11) cover story short fiction The Unknown City (2010-11-22) cover story short fiction With No Announcement (2011-03-28) short fiction Paradise of Sorts (2011-05-09) short fiction Good Morning :) (2011-05-30) cover story short fiction A Quick Trip (2011-07-04) cover story short fiction Bigger (2011-08-15) short fiction humor spam I Was Just the Sequel (2011-10-24) cover story short fiction Uncle Mort's Funeral (2011-12-05) short fiction A Small Bit of 1947 (2011-12-26) cover story short fiction newspapers Life Among the Wraiths (2012-03-19) cover story short fiction sci-fi Life Among the Wraiths, Part 2 (2012-03-26) serial fiction fantasy Thirty Months On (2012-06-18) short fiction relationships The Mayan Bathroom Wall Calendar (2012-12-10) cover story short fiction humor Orientation Day (2013-07-01) cover story science fiction future Bumble -- The Site for Fans (2014-03-17) cover story short fiction fanfic Not the Same (2014-08-04) cover story fiction Prohibition The Rise and Fall of a Haunted House (2014-09-22) cover story fiction eccentricity Family Tree -- With Weeds (2015-03-16) cover story fiction family Naked in the Freakshow (2015-06-01) cover story fiction relationship mistakes A Dangerous Man? (2015-08-10) cover story fiction politics censorship Schoolday Memories (no, I wasn't paying attention) (2015-12-07) cover story fiction junior high The Lost Treasure (2016-03-28) fiction fable Intervue (2016-06-27) cover story fiction life Something I Forgot (2017-01-30) fiction relationship humor Of Equal Dignity (2017-03-13) cover story fiction politics Fake News or Giving The Customers What They Want? (2017-03-27) fiction politics journalism Re-Learning (2017-05-22) cover story fiction future The Merry Reign of King Cole (2017-08-14) fiction humor
[Return to the Top] Three Simple Words (2006-09-25) poem unrhymed Dream Colors (2006-10-09) poem rhymed Old Ways (2007-08-13) poem un A Sonnet (2008-02-25) poem unrhymed Sonnet (2008-03-03) poem rhymed sonnet Beneath the Similes (2008-03-17) poem unrhymed Beyond the Similes (2008-04-21) poem unrhymed The Subtle "Wow" (2008-06-30) poem unrhymed Hoping for Fog (2008-08-04) poem, unrhymed The Maybe-Rose (2008-09-29) poetry, rhymed A Little Exercise (2009-01-19) poem unrhymed A Dream of Seven Years (2009-03-16) poem, unrhymed Imagining You (2009-05-11) poem, unrhymed The Man With Red Tights (2009-07-20) cover story poetry, rhymed, commentary A Time for Giving Up (2009-11-09) poem unrhymed A Dreaded Spring (2010-01-25) poem, rhymed Lent (2010-02-22) poem, unrhymed Things That Go Bump In The Night (2010-04-05) poem unrhymed How Many Thoughts (2010-07-19) poem unrhymed Chance (2010-08-09) poem unrhymed Talking About Dreams (2011-01-10) poem unrhymed Being Alone (2011-02-14) poem unrhymed The Graveyard Gate (2011-04-25) poem rhymed Victims of Ourselves (2011-06-06) poem unrhymed To A Convenience Store Clerk (2011-06-20) poem unrhymed A Liturgical Infatuation (2012-02-27) poem unrhymed To My Muse (2012-06-04) poem unrhymed Today Is Not the Worst Day of My Life (2012-07-02) poem unrhymed Early Morning Walk (2012-07-30) poem unrhymed How Many Words (2013-05-13) poem unrhymed The Tales in the Stars (2014-10-06) poem rhymed A Couple Parakeets (2015-04-13) poem unrhymed birds Not Really Mysteries (2015-05-25) poem unrhymed A Metaphorical Prison (2015-12-28) poem unrhymed The Final Line (2016-03-28) poem rhymed One of Those Women (2016-06-13) poem unrhymed Return to Niagara (2016-08-29) poem rhymed Eclipse (2017-08-21) poem
[Return to the Top] Peek of the Week 072 (2006-12-18) photo art Peek of the Week 084 (2007-03-26) photo art Peek of the Week 124 (2008-01-07) photo art
[Return to the Top] Pomegranate Memories (2007-10-22) nonfiction food memoir Butter Nut Horns (2008-12-08) food Return to Limburger (2012-02-20) essay limburger cheese
[Return to the Top] On Salads (2008-03-17) nonfiction essay Why I Write (2009-04-20) essay writing Clyde the Rat (2015-03-30) essay pets rat
[Return to the Top] The Untaught History (2008-06-23) essay Beware of Writers (2011-10-31) cover story essay humor writing spoof Personal (if irreverent) Reflections on Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" (2014-12-22) essay opinion
[Return to the Top]
At some point in his life, Dan Mulhollen realized that writing was the one thing he did with any degree of perfectionism. An incurable dabbler, Dan's hobbies include songwriting, computer and board gaming, photography, tarot reading, and collections of various sorts. All these have had some influence on his writing. Dan is a short, and often intensely quiet person. Yet at times he is completely comfortable being the center of attention. "I'm an introvert and a show off," he says, often enjoying being a contradiction. To his credit, he has six novels completed at at least first draft stage, and several more as of yet incomplete. He has written a couple dozen short stories, and even more poetry. The Internet is his second home, having been online since April 1995. His principal online home is IRC with Second Life running a close second. He also uses AIM, YIM, and occasionally Skype. He also plans to publish an anthology of his writing with lulu.com, and eventually set up his own webpage. Often nocturnal, Dan enjoys going to sleep at an hour most people are just waking up. He finds some of his best writing is often done after midnight. And he considers a good single malt Scotch, a fine cigar, and an enjoyable book the perfect way to end the day.