Thursday, April 27, 2017 12:01 am
 this is my soapbox we’ve hadrecently a week of school holsagain the schoolyard next doorhas been locked up nine days ina row older kids scale my fenceuse the basketball hoop youngerkids zilch ...
Thursday, April 20, 2017 12:01 am
next school shooting poem #whenmy daughter teaches in a schoolwhere every classroom every officeevery corridor every restroom has abutton if one is hit every area policecar every area police station i...
Thursday, April 13, 2017 12:01 am
I could write of ugly things thisweek lord knows there’s plentyfrom the gunman still loose inmy wisconsin township (don’tworry no school till he’s caught,kids) to the dismemberment anddeath of t...
Thursday, April 6, 2017 12:01 am
 n fifth st poem no 22nobody says I HAVE to write about the lincoln half marathon every year but this year marks the seventh that my neighbor amaya now ten has skipped about in the street as runn...
Thursday, March 30, 2017 12:01 am
our old barney had a “moon eye”– glassy white hence its naming –after much research I found thisto be an acute iridocyclitis of horsesinvading one or both eyes it subsidesonly to recur at inte...
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:01 am
 asylum poem #1 do any of you remember 1939 when a boatload of 935 jews approached our shores and we sent them back to auschwitz? Note on the above: look in Wikipedia or other source material for...
Thursday, March 16, 2017 12:01 am
john and peg’s shamrock I noteevery week – eight spindly stemsthough with good sized leavesseems healthy but stagnant neverany change now my shamrock islush its dozens of sturdy stalksbear hundred...
Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:01 am
first 100 days poem # 3hurray, hurray, let’s trumpitfor our brave new world! we can dump mountain tops into streams again we can use all  the coal we can mine and all the oil we can pump or buy...
Thursday, March 2, 2017 12:01 am
I have a friendwho every morndoes twenty-twopushups forthe number ofveterans whoare predicted tocommit suicideon this day...
Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 12:01 am
first 100 days poem #2  parents, teachers, be advised –when we  confront them our savvy kids  can now tell us  oh those are just alternate facts you’ve heard about us © 2017 J...

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