Where have all the stories gone? / by VH McKenzie




Good question.

Been asking myself the same thing. It's not as if the oddball characters have stopped appearing on our stage. Not bloody likely. From the con-artist tourists to the rasta groupies, from the ganja-baked teenagers to the befuddled senior citizen on vacation, from the motorcycle that wants BLOOD to the screw-face bartender who extorts cash for pool time -- there certainly is enough material.

I just need time to distance myself from the proceedings before I share the details. Meditate, if you will.

So here's a portrait from my imagination, a meditative face. Waiting for the stories to marinate and soon come.......