Ally Ally Oxen Free (Time to Begin Again)
Without guile, sarcasm, irony, mockery, I-Told-You-So-ism, satire or derision, the message I wish to share today, inauguration day, is this Kingston Trio song.
We are remembering, honoring and celebrating today, and wish you all a happy and safe Memorial Day 2020.
Memorial Day 2018 Redux
Technicolor in California
Haiku: Thank You to Veterans
Thanking American veterans for their service with a haiku and the flag that hangs proudly at DCA.
Poems from People-Watching at the DMV
Forced waiting in public is a perfect people-watching opportunity that can turn into poetry or prose. Here’s what arose from my recent visit to the DMV to get my driver’s license renewed, when I waited over an hour for my number to be called.
Haiku: Two Words
Purple Mountain Majesties
This is my patriotism: I want it to be America the Beautiful forever. For my kids, and yours.
Haiku: Texas Cow Eyes
A Little Bit of Americana Deep in the Heart of Texas
Americana abounds at the 2018 Chili Cookoff in tiny Round Top, Texas (pop. 90).