Monthly Archives: May 2017

Everything Must Go

No one I know did not come home from war. The first not forced to fight in Vietnam, We got to choose what we were fighting for; The draft had crashed and burned before our prom. I’ve lost some classmates … Continue reading

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Theater In The Woods

Ants on my hat while I’m watching the show: “Please, put your hat back on, Mister?” Me: “No! Theater etiquette says doff the cap. You may watch from my hands, But watch out when I clap!”

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No Pockets

The mouse outside my window Didn’t stop to chat she had A meeting And forgot her notes

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A Long Time Ago…

“Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You’re my only hope!” —Leia Organa

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Truth Is

Truth exists. Let’s not forget That truth exists. We haven’t yet Abandoned truth, For verum est. Trust in truth And ditch the rest.

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It’s What I Do

Yesterday was hot; today Was warm (or less hot, anyway). Tomorrow should be cooler still. Will I still sweat? You bet I will!

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Stereotypes Are Hurtful

A square-rigged ship with angry eyes Has anchored in your yard. Surprise! Drop the blunderbuss–don’t fire. It Rarely pays to fight a pirate. How they found you, where they’re from They’ll tell you over mugs o’ rum While dancing on … Continue reading

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