“When the people fear the government there is tyranny when the government fears the people there is liberty.” ~Thomas Jefferson Monday, July 27, 2020. Last night I dreamt about Thor, Norse God of Thunder. I know it's not poetic, like Martin Luther King Jr's dream, but this is who I am. I like Thor. In … Continue reading Bated Breath, 99 Days
Aspiring beyond her extended reach A floating figure on an incandescent beach Intrinsically scribes creating fairy spells A waxing moon accents the sea as it swells ~ Painting white caps, blue skies, spring trees A smeller of all good things she sees She'd be Prancer, in a reindeer fleet With sidewalk portraitist’s chalky shoeless feet … Continue reading Scribing Fairy Spells…
Happy Mother's Day to everyone who did it, despite being warned. I'm taking the day off to sob, but thought you might enjoy a post written on a Mother's Day of yor. (Fancy for: two years ago.) Too lazy? Okay. Here is a quick limerick, but then you may read my old post. You're welcome.~ … Continue reading Happy Mother’s Day… What Did You Weigh?
Hearing “Merry Christmas” now causes malaise Trump made it a zealous ethnocentric phrase Now all I ever say Is Happy Hollidays I long for a leader with social mores _____________________ <a href="https://dailypost.wordpress.com/prompts/communal/">Communal</a>
Frantic persistent president Pestering one and all Kushner, Coates, Pompéi, Rosenstein, Sessions—(racist elf screwball) ~ Trump had pulled each of them aside Late winter, early spring Asked them inappropriately To 'fix the Russia thing' ~ That FBI guy James Comey Wouldn't pledge his loyalty He doesn't seem to get it— That "Apprentice" guy...is me! ~ … Continue reading An Early Summer Day’s Dream
*In memory of my high school crush who passed away this week. Peace Alex. I truly hated high schoolAnd wished to disappearSelf destructive recklessnessUnited rage and fear~Ruled by a combinationHormone fueled carnalityInsecure, despairing Mulling my mortality~ Struggling for independenceDysfunction in my homeHow does anyone survive youth?World, please leave me alone!~That wish had one exceptionAs futile … Continue reading The Back of Alex’s Head