Category Archive: holidays

Poetry War – Halloween Haiku

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Ghouls dance through the night. Creatures of the day sleep on; dreaming, unaware. Halloween night wanes, Zombies dig by light of moon: holes to plant vampires. Horizon is kissed by the edge of… Continue reading

Poetry War – All Hallow’s Eve Party

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All Hallows Eve Party All Hallows Eve, that time of year when frightening things draw very near; no longer lurk but now are here. They lie in wait and then creep in with… Continue reading

Congratulations, you’ve sponsored a slave

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Hooray!  Tomorrow is Independence Day in the USA. But is it?  Really? I wrote most of this in a blog entry October 2012. After revisiting it, I thought it would be a great… Continue reading

Easter thoughts

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Actually, human nature expresses the same whether left, right, religion or anti-religion. What if Christ returned? Instead of crucified outright physically for the world to see, would it not be more likely that… Continue reading

When St. Peter asks, “Why are you here?”

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A Limerick In honor of my paternal  grandfather–as Irish as they get.   Wiry, cunning, ruthless and short,  he sent more than one man twice his size to his grave in a bar… Continue reading

St. Patrick’s Day Hiccup (Hiaku-p?)

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Green beer and French Wine  churn lava in the stomach  Green and Orange erupt.    

Lame for 2 reasons

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Part of me is French Canadian, but the vast majority of my genome is Irish. Yes.  I’m Irish and I can’t drink booze. How Lame Is That! At the very least, it means… Continue reading

Too many Valentine Days

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Today instead of flowers and candy, I’m getting a tooth pulled.   The probable cause of yet another detour into Dental World is genetics–and the 1000’s of boxes of candy I’ve ingested over… Continue reading

Not the content of my rectum but the color of my mind

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Today started out with a dream about alligators wearing saddles at the bottom of a clear river.  It’s not much to worry about if you’re not doing the Karate Kid balance-on-one-foot on top… Continue reading

Think 2014

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Night without light Love without fear Dogs without fleas It’s a happy new year! Now all I have to do is remember to type or write 2014, 2014, 2014, 5744, 2104, 1435, 1402….… Continue reading