Senryu/Haiku Duet, Blind Prejudice

May 21, 2019

“Trump’s America – thinks schools should not teach – Arabic numerals”

“Who’s the more bigoted – the Bigot-in-Chief – or the bigots who follow him?”

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/arabic-numerals-survey-prejudice-bias-survey-research-civic-science-a8918256.html?fbclid=IwAR0SwYDWfE6pBcuaLRFeBxlwCijZbokWLqJm7l9m1-Qsl_7CyqIc31gh5Kw

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Senryu/Haiku Duet, Birds Cry Out

May 17, 2019

“birds cry out
trees fall in the woods
stop climate change”

“defeating Trump
first step on the road to
defeating climate change”

Senryu/Haiku Trilogy, Chauvinocracy

May 17, 2019

“If defending your – viewpoint relies on lies it’s – not defensible”

“Republican men – don’t have a clue about how – the uterus works”

“Republicans love – precious little fetuses – but hate their mothers”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/what-we-dont-know-about-how-a-uterus-works-is-going-to-hurt-us-all/2019/05/10/d210ab16-7366-11e9-8be0-ca575670e91c_story.html?fbclid=IwAR3YK57Xv5RjxUVOPIJrM9vaDj5M0FwDvxMSrfVLjxzLoqQeNOAW8fKjPQk&utm_term=.9d2bf92568bf

Drumbeats of War

May 17, 2019

“Vietnam, Iraq, – Afghanistan were failures – don’t start another”

Draft dodger Trump
Does the war monger rag
While real soldiers
Get the PTSD blues

Haiku

May 16, 2019

birds dictate
mating memos
from branch offices

Senryu/Haiku Duet, We Are All Just Human

May 13, 2019

“last two runners just – forget race and religion – hold hands to finish”

“at the end of the – day we aren’t race or gender – we are just human”

Happy Mother’s Day

May 11, 2019

“Roz, Patty and I – want to wish everyone a – Happy Mother’s Day”

https://www.wbur.org/hereandnow/2019/05/09/roz-chast-patricia-marx-book#_=_

Trumpku

May 10, 2019

“Hey all you farmers who
Voted for Trump How ya like
Them tariff apples?’

“We need regime change
In Washington D.C. more
Than Venezuela”

Senryu/Haiku Quartet, Road Trip To London

May 3, 2019

“writing is about – the conception and – transmission of thought”

“writing on paper – slower, deeper and more real – than writing on screen”

“writing’s future: not – autocompleted sentences – emoji and GIFs”

“calligraphy at – Reed inspired Steve Jobs and – Jan Louise Kusske”

Senryu/Haiku Duet, Happy Children’s Book Week

May 1, 2019

“classic children’s books – brought to life online for book – week centennial”

“be content where you – are or be good and improve – your station in life”