Sonny Rainshine


Poems of Sonny Rainshine

1. 1 is Easy 5/16/2007
2. 100 Fireflies 4/29/2006
3. 21st Century Rant 11/2/2007
4. 3 Seconds Before the Shot 5/4/2008
5. A Bow to Film Noir 9/11/2007
6. A Homeopathy Of The Heart 5/18/2007
7. A Leaf Refuses to Fall 9/21/2007
8. A Thousand Times Bitten 3/24/2008
9. A Wealth of Piety 11/25/2006
10. A Wilderness without You 4/11/2008
11. After the Rain 4/16/2006
12. After the Sonnet Ends 5/9/2008
13. After Words 5/12/2008
14. Age of Degeneration 10/7/2007
15. American Persimmon Tree Against Snow 9/27/2008
16. An Exchange with Change 5/18/2008
17. An Oak's Progress 5/8/2006
18. Anagram 4 U 10/31/2007
19. Another Light in the Window 11/25/2006
20. Apology for Poetry 5/22/2006

Fatalism is Fatal

You gotta hand it to ‘em.
They are the masters of persuasion.
They’ve convinced us all,
yes, even me,
that war, like death and taxes
is inevitable, a fact of life.

Odd, too that war
encompasses the other two inevitabilities:

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