Monthly Archives: June 2014

GREAT FOOLS

Originally posted on Wuji Seshat:
I am too lazy to be ambitious My unconditional surrender too full to act I let the world take care of itself I let my fate weave its roads I can get along with good…

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Something on Fear

Sometimes the fear leaps upon you so suddenly, without warning, the Being is devastated before defense is possible. It comes armed with teeth with which to devour your spirit, claws with with which to rip out your soul, leaving not … Continue reading

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Obama- Excerpt from a letter to….

On Obama- Excerpt from a letter to…. June 22, 2014 As for liking Obama- let me put it this way, in so far as he embodies and embraces the best part of Democratic Party principles, yes, I like him. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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The Elephant

Poem of the Day: The Elephant by Dan Chiasson How to explain my heroic courtesy? I feel that my body was inflated by a mischievous boy. Once I was the size of a falcon, the size of a lion, once … Continue reading

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100 Words- June 10/14

Hooray! My Hamilton Book order came in, nine books for $59.05 (including shipping and handling. The books received include biographies of Sal Mineo, Charles Dickens, Somerset Maugham, John Quincy Adams, and Eisenhower during the White House years, among them. There … Continue reading

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The History of a Song- 1-17-69 Journal Entry

The History of a Song- From the Journal- Jan. 17, 1969 The writing of The Sad Song (see link) has a little bit of a history; I will relate it here. The night I wrote it followed the afternoon I … Continue reading

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The Sad Song

The Sad Song Lord, it’s a pain to go on living, And Lord, I’m to scared to die, And Lord, who is this creature Who answers to the name of I Lord, there’s no joy in just being, No Lord, … Continue reading

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