Monuments Of Men

  Awed, we wonder. The stones testify, that man created works. Men gone now, but immortalized, in glory they stand; we marvel. Speaking to us in long dead tongues, we need not decipher, to understand their language. Was here they lived and died, leaving monuments behind, the human spirit does not languish, life looks to […]

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I’m As Mad As Hell

I’m as mad as hell, just like Howard Beale. He knew, and he said it so well; reality television, now it’s oh so real. There’s been a wall of division, that stretches the length of the land. Where there should be unison, the flames of fervor are fanned. They only asked that¬†their voices be heard, […]

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The Parade’s A Charade

  The parade’s a charade, a slick, glossy cavalcade, Speeches and spectacle, all so humble and respectable. Visions ¬†stirring impassioned, crowds in rapture fastened. Loyal factions wage their battle, words hurled back and forth, rattle. Allegiances are made and sworn, while some question intention; are torn. Carnival¬†barkers luring¬†for attention, the flock gather at their hallowed […]

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If We All Gave A Hand

  We all make our entrances into this world naked, we’re all the same, an individual, though part of an inter-connected community. Born into wealth or poverty; ¬†obscurity or acclaim, when you make your introduction, there’s no immunity.   Be kind and tolerant to others, you haven’t walked in their shoes, or know¬†their troubles. Extend […]

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The Congregation Of The Lost

¬† ¬† ¬†¬† All across this once bountiful landscape, members of less fortunate communities struggle scrimping and¬†scraping by on minimum wage. Character assumptions, accusations of guilt assumed. No recourse, no rebuttal, only to face an inquisition, in this day and age. ¬† ¬†¬† There was a time when one and all were afforded the chance […]

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