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Even More Anecdotes Not Taken

May 25, 2017
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Even More Anecdotes Not Taken

  This is my third post composed of anecdotes I submitted to Reader’s Digest that were not accepted for publication. Five new ones: Unclear on the Concept When I lived in Mississippi, the local news…

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New Name for the Far Wrong

April 19, 2017
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Extreme conservatives or those on the alt-wrong (I refuse to call them the alt-RIGHT) have settled on certain derogatory slang terms to describe Democrats, including butt-sore liberals, libtards, snowflakes, and cucks (this last term derived…

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No Exit

March 18, 2017
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And the #1 reason not to build a wall on the border with Mexico is . . . It would block one of our major routes of escape. Bill SpencerBill Spencer's humor writing has been…

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Habitat for (Oh, the) Humanity!

February 23, 2017
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In my idealistic, full-of-youthful-promise twenties, I decided to make the world a better place—by volunteering with Habitat for Humanity. I was determined to help create homes for deserving families. I just needed to learn in…

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Release the Kraken!

February 4, 2017
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Artwork by Eli Connaughton. Idea/text by Bill Spencer.

Eli Connaughton as artist website: http://www.chickenwisdom.com/

Eli Connaughton as writer website: http://www.eliconnaughton.com/

Eli Connaughton

Bill Spencer

Bill Spencer's humor writing has been published by Funny Times, Narrative magazine, Reader's Digest, The Sun, The Inconsequential, Clever magazine, Defenestration, The Short Humour Site, Hobo Pancakes, and Nuthouse. He has also published scholarly articles on the novels of Cormac McCarthy and is co-author of an unproduced screenplay, "Angel Pays a Visit." He lives in a cabin in the mountains of North Carolina with his wife, artist-poet Carolyn Elkins.

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Peerless President?

January 27, 2017
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For the upcoming trial of Not-My-President Trump, Russian prostitutes are being issued summonses so that he is guaranteed a jury of his peers. Bill SpencerBill Spencer's humor writing has been published by Funny Times, Narrative…

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A Confederacy of Dunces

January 14, 2017
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Artwork by Eli Connaughton. Idea/text by Bill Spencer.

Eli Connaughton as artist website: http://www.chickenwisdom.com/

Eli Connaughton as writer website: http://www.eliconnaughton.com/

Eli Connaughton

Bill Spencer

Bill Spencer's humor writing has been published by Funny Times, Narrative magazine, Reader's Digest, The Sun, The Inconsequential, Clever magazine, Defenestration, The Short Humour Site, Hobo Pancakes, and Nuthouse. He has also published scholarly articles on the novels of Cormac McCarthy and is co-author of an unproduced screenplay, "Angel Pays a Visit." He lives in a cabin in the mountains of North Carolina with his wife, artist-poet Carolyn Elkins.

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The Destructor

January 11, 2017
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Artwork by Eli Connaughton. Idea/text by Bill Spencer.

Eli Connaughton as artist website: http://www.chickenwisdom.com/

Eli Connaughton as writer website: http://www.eliconnaughton.com/

Eli Connaughton

Bill Spencer

Bill Spencer's humor writing has been published by Funny Times, Narrative magazine, Reader's Digest, The Sun, The Inconsequential, Clever magazine, Defenestration, The Short Humour Site, Hobo Pancakes, and Nuthouse. He has also published scholarly articles on the novels of Cormac McCarthy and is co-author of an unproduced screenplay, "Angel Pays a Visit." He lives in a cabin in the mountains of North Carolina with his wife, artist-poet Carolyn Elkins.

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Trump Followers Electrified

January 6, 2017
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While electro-shock aversion therapy is no longer used in “gay conversion” attempts, the American Psychiatric Association does currently approve its use on supporters of Donald Trump. The APA’s official position is that “people are not…

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The Horror! The Horror!

January 3, 2017
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Yesterday, I realized that in response to the recent election cycle, I’ve become a new person. I now feel intense pessimism and an inevitable sense of doom because of who was elected president. I think…

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