Category Archives: poetry

If Only Betty White Wrote Poetry

She’d be like Secretariat of the Muses, fastest woman to ever set foot over the longest period of time. I believe Grandma Moses once painted her likeness on a soup can running in a tight circle. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Dead Poets are … Continue reading

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Wrestling With Adonis

My conscience was the only casualty of wrestling Adonis. We sent it home mounted on a shiny bronzed shield from a fight I never understood. I loved it and I couldn’t bear it. It went with me everywhere a darkness … Continue reading

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Poetry: “The UnChosen” by Judson Jerome

For those hankering for “athy” poetry, here’s a selection by Judson Jerome whose incisive wit and entendre stand out in this particular work. Do enjoy. The Unchosen I guess I have a deficiency. God never said boo to me when … Continue reading

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Poetry: Sacrament

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What The Heck Was I thinking?

So, it’s Sunday and I’ve got nothing. It’s time to post weakly and I can’t even muster scurrilous doggerel for your amusement. Then in a serendipitous moment, our dear Carmen and a new reader, Marliesvonn popped in to comment on … Continue reading

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