Stink bugs exploring the glass for months,
leaning toward enlightenment.. Breezes from
beyond. Social Media and on-line access.
Coffee and hot chocolate. A lean-back chair
I can fall asleep in. Whether I getRdone or don’t,
waiting for Gödel or snoozing or surfing the
I were younger and healthy-bodied I wouldn’t
be an activist, helping others. Cause greater
than my self. I tear-up at movies and sitcoms
and tv ads but someone else’s suffering doesn’t
move me. Might make a good cop or soldier,
mercenary were I to do it over—brain surgeon
instead of an educator .Sight of blood sometimes
bothers me. Ideas are more important than people.
so it won’t wiggle while I do my business. Cut
and stretch to fit my procrustean agenda—purpose,
goals, aims and measurable objectives. Gluten is
not a concern for me, but the fact that people play
golf lets me feel better about my socio- pathologic.
It’s the case that knowledge of starving children
on my plate or rice pudding more justifiable.
Wretch like me.