It’s been snowing for two weeks. New York City is under a cold blanket of whiteness. I wrote a “short story” a few years ago, prior to moving here, about a New York City under such a slushy snowy mess. Without further ado, here is “Dark Side of the Wall.”Read More Dark Side of the Wall by Johnny Sanford
If you’re like me, you’re constantly trying to hustle people outta their hard earned paycheck to support what you love to do. Kinda like that new show on HBO called How to Make it In America. If you haven’t seen it yet, check it out cause it’s pretty awesome. It’s about these two guys in […]Read More Where Should I get [Insert name of your creative project]’s Marketing Stuff Made?
Howdy, folks, Any time a hurricane is seen from space, there is this hole in the middle of it where nothing seems to be happening. This is the “eye” of the storm, and if you were within it, you’d be surrounded by lopsided trees, downed power lines and walls of gray sky for 360 degrees. […]Read More The Calm Within the Storm
Starving Artist Radio February Edition(Right click ‘save as’) This episode features music from Harpeth Rising, Twin Shadow‘s remix of Mr Little Jeans song “Twins in the Attic,” Daniel Christian, and George Street. Johnny discusses “The L Magazine’s” 25 Cheap Things to Do in NYC,” the February Short Story Contest, and other odds and ends.Read More Starving Artist Radio February Edition
White. Then, more white. Then, an overweight, balding man in a striped cotton shirt with pit stains sitting behind a desk. His nameplate reads “Mr. L. Johnson.” A doughnut box on his desk is nearly empty. The room is plain, with many other cubicles side by side. Phones are ringing and people seem to be […]Read More Doughnuts.
RULES OF STORY CONTEST Must be otherwise unpublished material Must be under 5,000 words Must be original Must be received before midnight March 1st, 2010 by email submission to starvingartistsguide((@))gmail.com (It’s in parentheses so I don’t get spam. Just do the regular AT sign. Prizes include: 1st prize 1 lb of premium coffee Tix to […]Read More February Short Story Contest
The Fix I promise I’ll get a podcast up and going in the very near future, but while you wait, here’s a new song called “The Fix” that I just recorded. Just right click the link and “save as” to download it. Share it with whomever you choose, and I’d love some constructive feedback below!Read More The Fix–By Johnny Sanford