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Archives for March, 2012

A Righteous Man

Bible in hand, along the devil’s boulevard I make my stand.  Shoulders back, jaw set, cross around my neck, I grin as Satan’s sinners sweep past, daring the carnival of tainted souls to tempt me into evil with their heretical talk about family planning and the use of birth control, with their blasphemies about global […]

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UNDERSTANDING THE UNIVERSE

In black space the world sleeps, dreams, spins, holds its center together with stars made of sugar. The cosmic clock ticks for astronauts. The subway rumbles through tunnels that whisper secrets no one can decipher. We paint our lives on air, naïve artists astounded by the miracle of being here, Love is the only color […]

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