Eden M. Kennedy

mission accomplished, pal

Eden M. Kennedy is the co-author (with Alice Bradley) of the book Let's Panic About Babies! (St. Martin's Press).

A former college-radio DJ, Mrs. Kennedy has driven cross-country six times in a 1973 Volkswagen Bug and enjoys standing on her head.

Currently she works a straight job and is just about finished writing her first novel.

Big Boots

big boots

"Let's watch Jungle Book."

"I don't want to watch Jungle Book, it's dumb."

"No, it's not, it's fucking brilliant and we're going to watch it."

Pouting. Then embarrassment, then complete transfixion. Eventually he put on the big boots so he could dance along with the king of the swingers, King Louie, the jungle V.I.P. (Here's a link to a great clip of that scene and some background on the hep cats behind it.)