Some TGIF Humor

According to Leaping Robot, here is a 16th-century picture of a cat wearing a jet pack. Happy TGIF! Thanks to Dave Anderson for this bit of catty trivia. New Books I've Edited Available Now on Amazon Amazon A Timely Read Amazon Coming Soon on Amazon Have a great weekend.

Lockdown

Yes there is fear.Yes there is isolation.Yes there is panic buying.Yes there is sickness.Yes there is even death.But,They say that in Wuhan after so many years of noiseYou can hear the birds again.They say that after just a few weeks of quietThe sky is no longer thick with fumesBut blue and grey and clear.They say… Continue reading Lockdown

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For the hurt of my poor people I am hurt;                      I mourn, and dismay has taken hold of me.            Is there no balm in Gilead?                            —Jeremiah 8.21-22So much vanishes. A glacier, a species, a friend.A tattered shirt on a clothesline, in an erasing breeze.September 11, January 6.A hole that weighs too much,an absence that lumbers around like a… Continue reading Free List