Monthly Archives: June 2014

Fashion Faux Paw

Sometimes, when I’ve been away, My cat tracks me around all day And hides my lap if I should sit– It’s there, but cat’s all over it. She’s very good at giving guilt, And plays betrayal to the hilt (If … Continue reading

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Downhill From Here

My novel’s underway today! I don’t know what I want to say Or who it’s going to be about But I’ve got time to work that out. The critical accomplishment– The one that’s made the deepest dent In banging out … Continue reading

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Plus Also A Cat

It’s nice to have a place to go Where fast is other places’ slow. Big city living’s full of fun, But I’m at home in Oregon.

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Three Cheers (Plus Transition Times)

USA Tri Hall of Fame Inductees…Hey, I know that name! And that one! Why? As I recall, They’re just my mom and dad, is all.

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If It’s Underground, Why Is It Called The El?

Standing cramped in subway aisles Thumb-composing lines that rhyme And, with luck, inspire smiles… Who’s down for the challenge? I’m!

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Faluter Tutor

If you’re falutin’–and, really, you ought To falute at least once in your life, if you’ve not– Remember: You never can have too much height. Falutin’ is high, if you’re doing it right. Why high, you ask? Well, Faluter One … Continue reading

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Come Back To Bed

Talking in my sleep: “Humans. Six of them are dead.” Why did you freak out?

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