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Disabusing the notion of sanctity of the 2nd Amendment

UPDATING THE HOLY MUSKET

The Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States is not sacrosanct. It is, however, decrepit and anachronistic. When I was a teenager in Philadelphia, sometimes while doing delivery chores downtown, I would wander into Independence Hall. There were no guards or hovering docents. As you entered the back door, there was the Liberty Bell...
serpents sings

calmness of cadavers

contemplate calmness of cadavers though they twitch song serpent sings serpents sings harrowingly of horizon innocence illusory scorpion said grief extinction emancipates continuous cloud mist empire endedin fecal fog embarked encountered expelled flowing impassable passage fields fertile with Fallen falling...
Deja-Violence

Political Domestic Violence

I don’t know where to start writing about domestic violence… again. I don’t know how to explain why my emotions are virtually bouncing off the...
Never Again

Another

I watched the horrible news of the Parkland, Florida shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School unfold on live TV.  I saw the children, as they fled the buildings with hands up – some of them with Valentine balloons in...
Disabusing the notion of sanctity of the 2nd Amendment

UPDATING THE HOLY MUSKET

The Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States is not sacrosanct. It is, however, decrepit and anachronistic. When I was a teenager in Philadelphia, sometimes while doing delivery chores downtown, I would wander into Independence Hall. There were no...
serpents sings

calmness of cadavers

contemplate calmness of cadavers though they twitch song serpent sings serpents sings harrowingly of horizon innocence illusory scorpion said grief extinction emancipates continuous cloud mist empire endedin fecal fog embarked encountered expelled flowing impassable passage fields fertile with Fallen falling...
Authoritarian POTUS pusillanimously given free rein

WILL NO ONE RID US OF THIS MEDDLESOME BEAST?

While in the title I apply Henry II’s allusion to Thomas Becket to mean “Us” and him who dishonors the Oval Office, it is obvious that that same thought haunts the mind of the Evil Interloper with regard to Robert...
Deja-Violence

Political Domestic Violence

I don’t know where to start writing about domestic violence… again. I don’t know how to explain why my emotions are virtually bouncing off the walls of my head… again.  I don’t want to think about my own experiences from...
So many things seem impossible, so how did they get done?

Assailing the Impossible

There were many adjectives one could use to describe Laney Sul, with her laser cut black hair and her even sharper black eyes, with her quick hands and even quicker brain. Patient was not one of them. With six standards...