Settle

A Floridian, Friend in Florida thinks, Settling for poverty is A I K! That pisses the shit out if me! This is America, No one should have to settle for poverty!;!!;;;;;;! Hellspell our leaders are ancient! Why is it common place that I at sixty-three need to simple sit back and starve to death! WhyContinue reading “Settle”

T.P.

To be, Totally perked, Hard to find when really poor, In Virginia we went to MC Donalds and … Burger King, And Hardiess, Multiple purpose, Ate lots of cheese burgers, In the Army on sentry duty, I recall stealing TP from C Company, Too much government red tape, When a company needs to poop, SoldiersContinue reading “T.P.”

Erasing art

Removing art does not erase history, Art is not a bullet, The concept of slavery was horrid! Started not in America, Came with imagrants, When I was a small girl, Mom took me to see her aunt and uncle, We went to Des Moines Iowa, I saw Roman art for first time, Women with noContinue reading “Erasing art”

The Sir Roger De Coverley Papers my Herbert Vaughan Abbott{Smith College}

Cambridge,August 1898, Today 04/28/2021 same company:https://www.bookdepository.com/author/Scott-Foresman-And-Company, Smith College where Abbott taught.https://www.smith.edu/about-smith/smith-history Preface: https://youtu.be/a3s-LnEf2Q8 Intruduction: https://youtu.be/yvzv-oAMKk8 https://youtu.be/SQoC6D5gfI4, https://youtu.be/0d3T2zy1yEo Chapters 1-34{followed.by Glossary} Chapter 1, https://youtu.be/G8gCMnBPkZI Chapter 2, https://youtu.be/mOO8P5maAoU Chapter 3, https://youtu.be/BcTQrwP5cR0 Chapter 4, https://youtu.be/0U85Mq31c2o Chapter 5a, https://youtu.be/F44wWAXcCKs Chapter 5b, https://youtu.be/mV1T6jrsYM4 Chapter 6, https://youtu.be/Flzp3xVKDrI List of books, links: Ogilby’s Virgil https://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/354833, https://www.abebooks.com/book-search/author/virgil-john-ogilby/,.https://www.dartmouth.edu/library/rauner/exhibits/adornd-with-sculptures.html Dryden’s Juvenal, https://quod.lib.umich.edu/e/eebo/A46439.0001.001?view=toc, http://jacklynch.net/Texts/dryden3.html, https://www.johnderbyshire.com/Readings/satire10.html Casaandra,Continue reading “The Sir Roger De Coverley Papers my Herbert Vaughan Abbott{Smith College}”

No one knows

Yesterday a cashier I met, A train engineer, A pilot, A registered nurse, Cashiering in aisle 1, Number 1 is how weird it is to say, Number one the only front cashier, Walmart,Independence,Iowa, Not to long ago, A busy day, Ten -twenty registers would be humming, Is this progress, One cashier, The rest of theContinue reading “No one knows”

Old as time

Love like a Roman temple, With Geofiz on Time Team I learned the base of structure remains, Ditches seen from planes flying over, Solar tools, Love is like that I guess, As long as the structure remains, Words showing regret said, Bits and pieces, Like what the smell of Amish apple pie has me wantingContinue reading “Old as time”

Never I’m sorry

I don’t recall saying that, I never said that, You need to check your facts, You suck as a journalist, All I ever said were what she told me, Then told me to do ‘Nothing,’ Telling a writer to do nothing, A joutnalist is like telling fush not to swim, Shakespear sonets suck! Norman RockwellContinue reading “Never I’m sorry”

That Army Drill

Company D, We had a woman, As a child I took her as just annoying, Annoying was her job, Its that woman who pounded it into me work, Put self before now, Climb hill, Shoot the M-16, Nineteen seventy seven I was such a child, No confidence, Dad an alcoholic, Youngest child, Dad tried, TrainingContinue reading “That Army Drill”

Americans

Use to be Giants in world domination, Like Greeks, The Romans, Then a tarnished king, A liar among polititians, Sewed a seed a decent, First that president Obama not born American, Then lie,lie,lie, God damn it grow up, I know the harm, The scares of a narcississ bag of shit! America is a a laugh,Continue reading “Americans”

Sixty-One,

Good year Ellen Beth Heike was born, Sixty-one would be great number for ice cream, Temperature sixteenth day of April, A Prince is laid to rest in England, Not Jolly today, We bid Farewell the a queens lonhest consort, A papa, To others a dad, Brother royal on both sides of his family, A grandfather,Continue reading “Sixty-One,”