Archive for August, 2016

Haiku, Climate Change Sucks

August 31, 2016

https://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/08/25/northeast-iowa-flood-cleanup

“Freeport, Iowa – not in a flood plain but floods – destroy every house”

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Haiku, The Real Star-Spangled Banner

August 31, 2016

https://theintercept.com/2016/08/28/colin-kaepernick-is-righter-than-you-know-the-national-anthem-is-a-celebration-of-slavery/

“No refuge could save – the hireling and slave from – the gloom of the grave”

Haiku, Antonio Sant’Elia

August 31, 2016

https://www.artsy.net/article/artsy-editorial-the-futurist-architect-that-inspired-blade-runner-and-metropolis

“Citta Nuova – inspired both Blade Runner – and Metropolis”

Haiku Duet, Highway 61

August 31, 2016

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/features/how-bob-dylan-made-rock-history-on-highway-61-revisited-w436776

“The Mississippi – River road that brought the blues – to Minnesota”

“Dylan had gotten – tired of the acoustic – tunes he’d been playing”

Haiku, Doggie Noses

August 30, 2016

“Your dog’s nose is more – sophisticated than your – ancient human one”

Marten & Oopjen

August 30, 2016

http://www.bbc.com/culture/event/20160624-marten-oopjen

Louvre and Rijksmuseum jointly acquire Rembrandt’s pendant wedding portraits of Marten and Oopjen from private collection; on display until October in Amsterdam

Haiku, Gezelligheid

August 30, 2016

“The warm feeling you – get from being secure and – surrounded by friends”

Haiku, RS Ranks SNL

August 30, 2016

http://www.rollingstone.com/tv/lists/saturday-night-live-all-141-cast-members-ranked-20150211

“Spoiler alert: top – five are Aykroyd, Myers, Fey, – Murphy, Belushi”

Haiku, Pynchon Redux

August 29, 2016

“Ambitious without – being pretentious, ‘The Nix’: – the new masterpiece”

Haiku, Museum Directors In Love

August 29, 2016

“Love prevails when you – have a good eye and know what – you like at first sight”