Category Archives: Thinkings and poems

Herschel Grynspan’s and Shakespeare’s plea for humanity

Herschel Grynspan spoke the words of all who suffer in a strange land because of hate and fear, discrimination and prejudice, race and gender, and envy.  Compare his plea to those of Shylock in Sha… Source: Herschel Grynspan’s and Shakespeare’s … Continue reading

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Sleep with Shakespeare,lie with Joyce

It seemed a good idea at the time.But the timing was wrong.Shakespeare was my boyfriend’s friend.To be honest he was a cat.So to preserve my modesty I slept with the cat and not the boyfriend.Just another natural disaster in every … Continue reading

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The trees are calmer now as if they care.

The summer heat of Monday  disappeared The brightness of the sky  filled me with love Winter is still closer than we feared Now in  the gale  the trees of birds are cleared Grey rain clouds  will  congregateI above The summer … Continue reading

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The right words

    http://www.artsreformation.com/a001/dr-rightwords.html     Home Poetry and Prose: Choosing the Right Words © 1997 by Dorothy E. Robbins A good vocabulary, gained through reading good poetry and prose, enhances poetic expression This is a poetry column. Why would one … Continue reading

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Are we not too old for pleasures rash?

‘She held me in her arms and caressed me Though she is 87 . I am 93. I  felt a warmth run down my outside leg The dog had peed on me, though taught to beg. There was nothing else … Continue reading

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