What's that little blue flower
you've got in your lapel?
A forget me not.
Has somebody forgotten you?
I have a few friends and I love them.
I've lived long enough to see many of
them die, and I miss them sorely.
They are getting fewer, so I don't read
They sit in board rooms, or is it bored rooms?
Planning wasteful obsolescence for a consumer
driven global market.
You are a child born in the womb
of my imagination.
Conceived within myself, shrouded
in words and nurtured like no other.
Dig a hole, fill it it.
Dig it again, and fill it in.
Jasus, what's the point?
There isn't any point.
'If thou must love me, let it be for naught
except for love's sake alone.'
(Elizabeth Barrett Browning)
'win some lose some'
He was lean and mean,
like the rawhide whip he'd
Panacea for the worlds ills.
Chicken soup in America.
'Mr President, the twin-towers
I knew a lad who grew up believing
his name was 'naughty boy.'
Thirty years later he came home,
shot his wife and three children,