The Chaos

by Dr. Gerard Nolst Trenité aka Charivarius (1870-1946) Dearest creature in creation Studying English pronunciation, I will teach you in my verse Sounds like corpse, corps, horse and worse I will keep you, Susy, busy, Make your head with heat grow dizzy. Tear in eye your dress you’ll tear, So shall I! Oh, hear my prayer, Pray, console your loving Continue Reading →

My favorite things – Geek Version

Bow ties on Time Lords and gingers in jumpers White dancing Daleks and sonic screwdrivers Empty blue journals all tied up with string, These are a few of my favorite things Plaid wearing brothers and trenchcoated angels Salt rounds and Hell Hounds and short shotgun barrels Heavenly war and the Four Horsemen’s rings, These are a few of my favorite Continue Reading →

The Future – A poem by Wendell Berry

The Future For God/dess’s sake, be done with this jabber of “a better world.” What blasphemy! No “futuristic” twit or child thereof ever in embodied light will see a better world than this. Do something! Go cut the weeds beside the oblivious road. Pick up the cans and bottles, old tires, and dead predictions. No future can be stuffed into Continue Reading →

Bubbles on the Breeze (for my son… gotta get a print)

BUBBLES ON THE BREEZE As I lay dreaming on a summer night, I saw a fairy goddess Blowing bubbles out upon the breeze. Each one had a different scene, A different choice or path With no limits to their adventures. And in my dreamlife I had the courage to try changes, Find again the hope and freedom That I had when I was younger. A flying ship was Continue Reading →