Category Archives: political asides

dot ca

[I am experimenting with oral poetry for recitation in public. This piece has far to go before it can go into a public reading . . .] dot ca I’m there I say bloggin’ on the internet for all today … Continue reading

Posted in Mild-mannered opinion, oral, Poetry, political asides | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

from Black Jack’s basement

[Note: Blackjack was a persona I used over twenty years ago, when I was editing “The 21”, a union newsletter for highschool teachers in our end of Ontario.] So now it’s okay to be late by a day or a … Continue reading

Posted in lotus eaters, Poetry, political asides, Screeds, serial, thoughts below ground | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Horse

[I note that some of the longer lines spread a word or two a line down. The single words or short phrases by themselves in this piece belong to the lines above them. —r] They want to build a box … Continue reading

Posted in lotus eaters, Mild-mannered opinion, Poetry, political asides, Screeds, serial | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment