Category Humanity’s Insanity

The Eternal Mystery of Phileas, the Lesser: I Must Admit

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ In a Time of Pandemic and Insurrection. ~~~~~ In this dim season of darkening light, When day is eclipsed by growing night, I walk on, crackling crispness, fast-fallen leaves, Like shots from a distant fight. Stark, bare limbs filter the weakened Sunlight, all that my […]

You and Yours

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ I went, got my vaccine today. at least I received a first dose. I’ll follow what doctors says. Please, do not stand too close. If you must, I will turn away Largely cause I see no mask. I wish you would walk away But you […]

Peace Seeking

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ The administration changed. Many still hostile. Armed insurrection. Police and rioters die. I seek peace, find only conflict. ~~~~~ Peace is Purpose, Nonviolence is Strength, Diversity is Unity, Empathy is Empowerment  Unite the World! ~~~~~ See more of my creative offerings and opinions at: Philip […]

Gullibility

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ How did we learn to be so selfish? So many think only of themselves. Is it simply that we are stupid, too and cannot comprehend anything? As more people become infected, number grows of people who die. Will it take the death of someone you […]

An IMMODEST PROPOSAL

“War is Peace; Freedom is Slavery; Ignorance is Strength; Trumpery is Reality” ~~~~~ I have vowed to mark this tragic date by offering my Immodest Proposal until we come to our senses regarding gun violence. Unfortunately, I may have to post this the rest of my life. Though this will appear on December 15th for […]

Physical World

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ It’s time for my annual physical. At this moment, I’m feeling fine, cleaner than a proverbial whistle. At least, both my hands are clean. I washed for 20 seconds at home. Sanitized my hands out of my car. Again, when I entered the office. Had […]

The Mysteries

People Over Politics, Survival Over Surrender, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ What are the mysteries? If anything can thus be called. Life itself is mystery enough, at least to me. Listen to the voices of winds and waters, stones and trees. Mountain, sea, and sky. Life much older then thee or me. Yet, we do not […]

Given Permission?

People Over Politics, Country Over Capitulation, World Over Wealth! ~~~~~ When being given permission to hate Brings out more hate than we thought, Imagined possible, how do we reconcile? When we not only believe we harbor No hate, but also fear that we’re wrong. Not that we’re wrong about our ideals, But that we are […]

Put Your Brains Where We Can See Them

Put your brains where we can see them
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I am the Very Model of a Modern Mogul Criminal

Variation on a W.S. Gilbert libretto ~~~~~ I am the very model of modern mogul criminal. I will tell you lies, smiling while I screw you, with intent inimical. I’ve stolen from everyone I’ve known; critics call me delusional I babble nonsense when I speak, I am terribly confusional. My enemies say I’m mad or […]