Author: joco1

The New Green Raw Deal

Another insufferable time change accompanied by collective pain felt in the ying yang over yet another leftover folly of modernism: daylight savings time. Most [...]

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Jawbone Connected To the Assbone

Sweet as Bible stories can be to passionate youth is the bitterness felt by the cruel remarks when callow playmates mock that passion. Both bitter and sweet, [...]

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Tergiversatyrs’ Ball Revisited

We, who seven years ago Talked of honour and of truth, Shriek with pleasure if we show The weasel's twist, the weasel's tooth. W.B. Yeats The bulk of [...]

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LAW OF LAZY III: To Provide For the General Welfare

Sometimes off-center, many times overly gushy, but when it’s working, poetry still says it best. In his poem "In Place of a Curse" John Ciardi chooses a [...]

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