Domestic Dilemma

I dangle about this lofty chainA position I reached through toil and painThough not my own I helplessly smirkFingers licked clean of the ill gotten gain Be kindto thoseunder rule Draw a lineand decide Friend or food? There are more than 17,000 dog-meat farms in South Korea.– Humane Society of the United States True horror … Continue reading Domestic Dilemma

Correct & Maintain the Farm

Correct I wander aimless, tread safe, common landAs life and freedom draw harsh torture nearNaive to danger, timeless the demandRiddled to pluck choices contrite with fearReveal a guilt, bearing languid and queer My soft mind racked, seeking an answer darkRevel with a singular, focused sparkA light, like a beam, with which I directThere is the way, … Continue reading Correct & Maintain the Farm

Senryu: Free Love in an Open Field

Love, peace and freedomUnited over three daysIt's Woodstock baby!Woodstock was a music festival held August 15–18, 1969, on Max Yasgur's dairy farm in Bethel, New York, 40 miles southwest of Woodstock. Billed as "an Aquarian Exposition: 3 Days of Peace & Music" and alternatively referred to as the Woodstock Rock Festival, it attracted an audience … Continue reading Senryu: Free Love in an Open Field