Poetry

Coffee is my Confidant

World’s Fuel from a Bean   Espresso short shot makes Ristretto, Doppio – a double-shot,…

About Your Warring Sides

…I just go where I’m told and do what I was made to do. from…

Poached Eggs

I’d like to Broach the executive subject of Poached Eggs   to achieve the perfect…

The Sins Of The Fathers

We had parked in a quiet Skopje side street and the Germans parked in front…

an Inquiry on Rice

one of oldest Crops feeding the World – Beliefs that Eight Millennia ago China was…

“These Eyes”

Slant Eyes. That’s what they called me, On the playground, in class, on the bus.…

a kind of palindrome

inte-resting how Per-Forming   the Not-You for a Moment clarifies the You-Now   refer a…

One Less Gun in Kenosha

I know Kenosha, it’s a friendly enough place, usually quiet any time of year except…

LOVE, YOU DON’T KNOW

You don’t know what it’s like being a foreigner in a beautiful and fascinating country…

Birth Or Death

Death begins at birth for pro-lifers. The birth day is when interest is lost lost…

Forgiveness

How do we forgive our fathers? Do we forgive him for leaving, or do we…

Where Are They Now

In 1967 I hitch-hiked to Belgrade. My friend and I would take an over-night train…

A Stolen Life

A stolen life. Tossed away, or thrown. Way out, of my very first home. A…

The Fox, When Reached for Comment, Responds

Red Fox Terrorizes Humans in US Capitol Rampage —Voice of America English News I find…

Banning Books

I can understand banning Beloved, a novel that inappropriately emphasizes the unpleasant aspects of slavery…