Bad Poetry

August 18 is Bad Poetry Day, a day to celebrate verse or prose that someone, somewhere, considers inferior, unwarranted, or nasty.   I don’t believe there are such things as ‘bad’ poems. Yes, there poems that are naïve or juvenile, certainly immature, or undeveloped, just as there are misguided, pompous, or overly-technical poems. There is a […]

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Respect

Every once in a while, our lives are blessed by a soul who brightens this planet. Yesterday we lost one of those people whose talent brought joy to generations, and a voice that will sing on. No doubt we all have read stories over the past days about who Aretha Franklin was, and have heard […]

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Where Do You Stand?

Boundaries, property lines, convictions, reservations, delays. REGULATIONS. Morals or manners? TIME. Which is yours, what is mine? QUESTIONS and answers. RULES without rhyme, or reason, or EXCUSES. Basic human rights; sink or swim, fight or flight. WHERE do you stand, WHAT will you say? WHICH line will you cross today? 08/16/2018                                         j.g.l.

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