Archive for September, 2019

Senryu/Haiku Trilogy; Dump Trump, 2

September 29, 2019

Bird deaths from climate
change will make Rachel Carson’s
spring silent again

Trump’s denial of
climate change is worse than his
treasonous phone calls

three billion coal mine
canaries have died; when will
we listen to them?

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Senryu/Haiku Duet, Dump Trump

September 28, 2019

Trump in the White House
is like barbecue sauce on
vanilla ice cream

sharks in a frenzy
White House lawyers covered up
treasonous phone calls

Senryu/Haiku Duet, Trumpageddon

September 27, 2019

Trump’s Quid Pro Quo
I don’t get no Biden dirt
You don’t get no aid

Republicans
either believe in Truth
or believe in Trump

Senryu/Haiku Duet, Good Bye Trump

September 26, 2019

stupid voters plus
arrogance plus extortion
equals impeachment

there is a cancer
on Trump’s Presidency and
it must be removed

Senryu/Haiku Duet, Minnesota Nice Racism

September 24, 2019

“White People forget – their ancestors stole the land – from the Red People”

“Red People were in – America long before – White People arrived”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local/immigration/immigrant-kids-fill-this-towns-schools-their-bus-driver-resents-the-system-that-brought-them-here/2019/09/22/861c0fb4-d321-11e9-9610-fb56c5522e1c_story.html?fbclid=IwAR0ucTjfN_OTa9PEB2YT9v0UEzIXCSNGa3e4hXy9on281QiZWgX2thYJvgY

Senryu/Haiku Duet, The Poet Of The Dead

September 24, 2019

“RIP Robert – Hunter; you and Dylan just – had a way with words”

“Sometimes the lights all – shinin’ on me. Other times – I can barely see.”

https://www.apnews.com/13f6193070c84a47be23aa40ecd16615

Senryu/Haiku, Whitrification

September 23, 2019

black people can no
longer afford to live in
Washington, D.C.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2019/09/21/shed-lived-this-historically-black-dc-block-years-now-she-was-being-pushed-out/

Senryu/Haiku Trilogy, #GropemeBarta

September 21, 2019

Iowa’s band groped
and assaulted; admins try
to cover it up

fire Iowa’s
Pathetic Director
#GropemeBarta

getting your boobs groped and
ribs broken ain’t no big deal
to #GropemeBarta

https://deadspin.com/iowa-reopens-investigation-into-assaults-on-marching-ba-1838313559

Senryu/Haiku Duet, Trump’s Report Card

September 19, 2019

“our enemies no – longer fear us; our allies – no longer trust us”

“when push comes to shove – Trump becomes Mr. Bluster – and loses his nerve”

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/09/18/his-showdown-with-iran-trump-blinks/

McGuinnterview

September 17, 2019

Outstanding interview with Roger McGuinn who, in the span of a few years invented folk rock, space rock, raga rock and country rock and who is still going strong at age 77.

https://pleasekillme.com/roger-mcguinn-byrds-2/