You Run Like a River

We turn away to face the cold, enduring chill As the day begs the night for mercy love The sun so bright it leaves no shadows Only scars carved into stone On the face of earth The moon is up and over One Tree Hill We see the sun go down in your eyes You […]


Just one more mornin’ I had to wake up with the blues Pulled myself outta bed, yeah Put on my walkin’ shoes, Went up on the mountain, To see what I could see, The whole world was fallin’, right down in front of me. So, Drumpf is set to announce that DACA is dead, with […]

I Got a Line on You

There’s a guy that works in my office. He’s in his 60’s. I’ve known him for many years. He’s a good guy. Retired from the military. His politics are very conservative.  He got into a little trouble this past week. We are a small company and are very informal. We joke around sometimes and his […]

Kitchen Prose & Gutter Rhymes

I am the wind to fill your sail. I am the cross to take your nail: A singer of these ageless times. With kitchen prose and gutter rhymes. Songs from the wood make you feel much better. Ian Anderson came to town and I had to go. I’ve seen Jethro Tull six times but it’s […]

The King of Comedy

Jerry Lewis died today at the age of 91. What a life he led, starting off in the Catskills and then becoming one of the biggest movie stars in the world and then when the movies dried up, becoming a staple on Vegas stages. The man was incredibly funny. His movies may seem dated now […]

Statue of Bigotry

Give me your hungry, your tired your poor I’ll piss on ’em, that’s what the Statue of Bigotry says  Your poor huddled masses, let’s club ’em to deathand get it over with and just dump ’em on the boulevard Oh Lou, you were way ahead of your time with those lyrics from Dirty Boulevard. What a […]

Don’t Trust Whitey

White privilege. It’s not something I’ve really ever given much thought to. Until the last few days. I’ve been trying to understand why so few people I know are as vocal as I am in response to Charlottesville and to Trump’s remarks. I’m quite certain that most people I know are disgusted and maybe even […]