Alien Date Night

Last week I howled with despair as I confessed the irrelative misery I suffered— writer's block. And so I pledged to act by sinking my quill into inconsistent ink. As such, I offer you the much anticipated Sci-Fi Haiku Alien Date Night•~•Inky sky shimmersInscrutable looming glowPassion has returned ... less compelling than the idea.

Democracy Update

🎼 “Feeling Good” 🎼 https://youtu.be/D5Y11hwjMNs Joe’s flyin high Democracy’s real 63% won’t deny Empathy’s appeal Moored by a big lie Flotilla can’t conceal ~ Laws apply- fact Despite attempts ToLose Distract (Trump) He’s not exempt (Did he do anything good?) ~ Votes certified You know they all knew GQP tried To coerce a coup That … Continue reading Democracy Update

Clarity and Balance

Unforeseen changes and life events have a way of regurgitating unwelcome feelings like nostalgia. That is what led me to revisit and clean up some of my older (embarrassing) writings. Taking a short sanity break (my sanity is petite,) from the news has given me some clarity and reminded me of my purpose in starting … Continue reading Clarity and Balance

President Biden Day One (No Sharpie)

~•~ Pen in hand Biden’s work on day one: His publicist shared with reporters (weird) Mandating mask use, how he’d begun, Boost eviction moratorium Seventeen executive orders: ~•~ An end to the Muslim travel ban W.H.O. keeps us aboard Secured DACA from the racist’s plan Building the wall- stopped, scarcely began Rejoined the Paris Climate … Continue reading President Biden Day One (No Sharpie)

The Next Road Taken

~~ A bleak cold winter’s gray weighted sky, No crunch of leaves reduced underfoot, Imagining the whats, wheres, and whys, Brilliance muted, sodden, élan dies, Contemplating the variant route. ~~ I detest this season; is that wrong? In six months I’ll search then to compare: Cerulean sky, June days prolonged, Two yellow birds in a … Continue reading The Next Road Taken

Land of the Free, No Matter the Cost— a poem

Captain O’Crazy-town, bankruptcy boy Held rallies and golfed, dumb isn’t a ploy COVID denier- was one week too late Pandemic talons sunk in every state ~ ~ 20,000 people could’ve been spared Experts warned, he didn’t listen or didn’t care Two weeks- 40,000 might not have died Instead, 60k projected lost lives ~ ~ Played … Continue reading Land of the Free, No Matter the Cost— a poem