I wrote this poem a long time ago; when I found and read it today, it took on a whole new meaning with respect to recent events. ~ Linda
"To announce that there must be no criticism of the President, or that we are to stand by the President, right or wrong, is not only unpatriotic and servile, but is morally treasonable to the American public..." ~Theodore Roosevelt [Read Full Quote]
"We hear a great deal about the rudeness of the rising generation. I am an oldster myself and might be expected to take the oldsters' side, but in fact I have been far more impressed by [Read More...]
I am not afraid of him. I am afraid of his actions. I am afraid of his mind, his intentions. I am afraid of what I see lacking: Integrity, Humility, Civility, Humanity... I am afraid of his hands, where they’ve been, what they have done.
A Haiku in celebration of former First Lady Barbara Bush and #NationalHaikuDay
"If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because here hears the beat of a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. "
Seventeen said goodbye one day Entered school with knowledge to gain...[more] #marchforourlives
Cannot stop thinking Mind racing from here to there - unable to rest
So little do we value words That lift and breathe and fly. Some still use words that no one should. But, regardless, I will try.