Political Fracture


They cheered, clapped their hands, Passed out the libations. Years of setbacks overcome, meant Cause for celebration. Across the way, a happy stage was set, With cameras and orations. They'd hunkered down, fiercely focused Ignoring accusations Of greed, pride, impropriety sustained stagnation. With these steps, they'd dreamed Of a reinvented nation, Instead they widened the cracks …

Insults in Vain


In the Bible there is a passage commonly known as the Ten Commandments.  In that list of basic civil law and religious philosophy, is the least understood, and possibly the most misused one of the lot; the one about taking the Lord's name in vain. When I was growing up in the WCG, aka Worldwide …

Writing Prompt.


I came across a new blog yesterday, Deb's World as the result of her commenting on my latest poem. I try to take a look at newcomers to my blog and have found such a great wealth of creativity in the world of WordPress. What intrigued met Deb's blog was a post about a writing prompt, one …