Home / Articles / By Jacqueline Jackson
Poetry
Thursday, April 13, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, April 6, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, March 30, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, March 16, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, March 9, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, March 2, 2017 12:00 am
I have a friendwho every morndoes twenty-twopushups forthe number ofveterans whoare predicted tocommit suicideon this day
Poetry
Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017 12:00 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
Poetry
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017 12:00 am
my mother’s forebears changed theirname on the ship so we are wardnersnot weidners three brothers fought inthe revolution two survived I knowlittle of my mom’s mother only she wasa sea captain’s
Poetry
Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017 12:00 am
2 YY U R2 YY U BI C U R2 YY for me.see we had texting when I was a kid this was rampant in autograph books there was later but still long agoa published book of letter-stories called I think A B

Calendar

  • Fri
    23
  • Sat
    24
  • Sun
    25
  • Mon
    26
  • Tue
    27
  • Wed
    28
  • Thu
    29
   

SPRINGFIELD EVENTS

PUB CRAWL