Poem of the day

Nov 23, 2011 by

and when my father got home he threw them to the cat there on the kitchen floor and we watched as my mother smiled

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Great Quotes

Nov 23, 2011 by

Men are apt to mistake the strength of their feeling for the strength of their argument. The heated mind resents the chill touch and relentless scrutiny of logic. William E Gladstone

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Poem of the day

Nov 22, 2011 by

So the marmorean glory bleak Spoke of the snows of Beauty's home; Then that blue sea withdrew its foam, And we that witnessed could not speak.

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Keeping my ear to the ground&#...

Nov 22, 2011 by

While my eyes have turned away from the current OWS/99% movement my ear is still to the ground listening for an awakening within the movement itself. There is a group called Occupy Occupy Wall Street and I haven’t read much about them so I can’t comment on them yet – but maybe they will have the political and ideological cohesion to bring things to the next level. The trouble now will be how to separate the radical elements from the moderate – that is the key to resonating with the masses.

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Poem of the day

Nov 19, 2011 by

All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. From the ashes a fire shall be woken, A light from the shadows shall spring; Renewed shall be blade that was broken, The crownless again shall be king.

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Poem of the day

Nov 16, 2011 by

Rage, rage against the dying of the light.

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