My Spring Evening Hike

Like a fisherman Looking for a boisterous bite A polar bear Searching for Some scarcer-by-the-day Arctic ice A wild horse Parading for A mesmerizing mare A laughing hyena Fleeing from A lion’s lair A chimpanzee Jonesing for A ripe banana An eagle perched high To look at The scenic panorama These natural things Are likeContinue reading “My Spring Evening Hike”

“The Black Cat” and the Decrepit Realm of the Insane

Donald Reith Upon finishing reading Edgar Allan Poe’s, “The Black Cat,” it became clear to me that there remained an open question as to the sanity of the murderer. Through careful examination of the short story; via reading books/essays researching the topic of the state of mind of the narrator, I have narrowed down theContinue reading ““The Black Cat” and the Decrepit Realm of the Insane”

Solidarity Walk Down The Bunny Road

Gay people are as ubiquitous as the birds and the bees To deny their existence is to deny nature Human nature is the correct nomenclature Have you never seen a creative person? Please! Live and let live There is all kinds of love to give Why spend so much time and effort on superiority TheContinue reading “Solidarity Walk Down The Bunny Road”

Governor Walker’s Opus

Let Me Refrain I’ll Explain I Wish to Retract What I Giveback Redact What I Want Putback Enact A New Clawback Taking the Wrong Way To Put Us on the Right Track I Report Erroneously What I Believe to Be Fact Assuredly Be Surprised When I Rip Up Your Union Contract Do Not Fear BankstersContinue reading “Governor Walker’s Opus”


A despicable response in the cities of Nicaragua, Greece, Spain, Brazil, Baltimore, Hong Kong, Ecuador, Portland and Istanbul Cops teargassing protesters Who have had their full Of elite rule Constituents rallying Should not be seen As enemies to the Police How come Politicians Are not calling For these unsavory acts To cease? The popularity ofContinue reading “FREEDOM OF SPEECH”


Memories of days splashed with rue Misgivings accumulate Penalties accrue For when thine judgements of foolhardiness come due Tis then that you realize That your days here are but few After touching the bottom rock With the sole of your shoe Only then Can you ascend And set your compass To true     :Continue reading “ASCEND”


They look down from their penthouse and turn up their nose They see us all as a murder of crows Bunch of pests and foul nuisances Trying to eat of their crops! Not sons and daughters and mommas and pops They don’t want to hear of our lower class rambling Why shan’t we continue ourContinue reading “TAKE BACK THE CITIES, TOWNS AND CORNFIELDS OF AMERICA”


  I watched with awe As you came ashore After sailing from far far away landsYou built your towns On none were frowns With sheer grit, determination, faith and bare hands I figured that one fateful day Where we would play And share our future destiny as friends For that fateful chance To laugh andContinue reading “THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT OF SENOR TURKEY”