Unfocused – A Poem

The palace is being stormed, the populace has risen. But for what? A conclusion that could never be, like a dry spot at the bottom of the ocean or a breathable environment in the vacuum of space.

Savage Words – A Review of “American Savage” by Dan Savage

Book Cover for "American Savage" When it comes to advice on sex, marriage, monogamy, and politics, Dan Savage approaches each subject with equal parts vigor and venom. "American Savage: Insights, Slights, and Fights on Faith, Sex, Love, and Politics" is a caustic series of essays Savage uses to assault perceptions and throw a light on … Continue reading Savage Words – A Review of “American Savage” by Dan Savage

American Light – A Poem

https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/ea/We_the_people_~.jpg From wikimedia Stars and stripes billow in the wind, blocking out the Sun from time to time. That light, the warmth of it, lost behind red, white, and blue, but every so often the light peeks through or around, especially when the stripes aren’t looking. And then the light shines, bathing and cleansing away … Continue reading American Light – A Poem