From Poetic Asides. Today LeeBee had us write poem inspired by a painting. I’m not too big on this type of thing, but it’s important to do it. So I did. The painting is here. Piazza In the distance it rose Far from me as I approached through desolate buildings where no one stood to […]
Today The day burns on. The lawn is mowed, the milk is bought, the chicken fried, the cookies baked, the dog is washed. The beans were ground, The floor was mopped. We went, we went, We go go go. And we sit. Finally. Together.
From Poetic Asides. A tribute poem. Senseis Life was much simpler Way back in the day. You knew good from evil If good, you would say “I don’t want to hurt you. But again, I just may.” Life was simpler. Dark Knights and Blue Boy Scouts taught me my Tao, They didn’t want to solve […]
Today at Poetic Asides, LeeBee has us throwing down haiku. The lake is Big Blue The sun shines warm upon it. I float lazily. Dedicated to Camp Pendalouan, which I miss all the time.
From Poetic Asides. SUPERMAN Flying is great when you can enjoy it. People are always yelling for help, help! Get a ladder. Get the cat yourself. Solar energy stinks when you must where long sleeves all day long. My super sweat gives me super odor.
The prompt at LeeBee’s was to write a poem about a first. Hit The Pavement The shoes are too tight, my shorts are too. Why am I out here? Goosebumps on my legs, my arms, my…ew. One leg up and down, then the next, This isn’t so bad. Hundred feet have passed And I’m gasping […]
I’d like to talk to all you old people out there. I enjoy your long stories. Several are quite entertaining. But something bothers me. Programming VCRs. First of all, complaining that you cannot program a VCR is not funny. VCRs are things unused by most. Many youngish folks will say “What’s that?” to your attempt […]