Monthly Archives: June 2016

BREXIT AND BEYOND

The votes are in and unless the establishment can do some mighty fancy footwork to counter it, it would appear that Britain is going to go it alone after 40 years of being a part of the EU. Being a … Continue reading

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A BEST BART TWO-FER

The Best Bart Show, a novel about current world affairs from the perspective of a pair of intrepid mercenaries, Harold Best and Bart Stewart, employed by a super secret cabal of millionaires and billionaires intent on pulling the strings that … Continue reading

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NANTUCKET MAN

A la recherche du temps perdu With wooden bow knifing a cobalt sea, Taut canvas pocketing the breath of God, The Essex sets sail for the hunting ground. A mere 20 miles off of Buzzard’s Bay One hundred, fifty years … Continue reading

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THE PAIN COLLECTOR

Free verse is all about exploration.  Through it we explore our world as it is and all those possible worlds that might exist in other realities.  Not all such thought journeys are in sweetness and light, some delve into very … Continue reading

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WHERE DOES LOVE GO WHEN IT DIES?

The following was inspired by a conversation with a niece while discussing the question in the title.  It doesn’t suggest an answer, it merely re-frames the question.   Couples hand-in-handing through the park Skipping stones across eternity’s pond Living in … Continue reading

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PROMISES

“A PROMISE MADE IS A DEBT UNPAID.”  From The Cremation of Sam McGee by Robert Service. My dear old mom would say that if you make a promise, no matter how small it might seem, it is your sacred duty … Continue reading

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MY PRIVATE BALLERINA

She sits on a tufted stool, Facing away from the door, A child’s book in hand.   Perched on the edge of their bed, Enrapt as she reads, The three year old grand-girl twins.   Her words transport them To … Continue reading

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