The “Isness” of Man


I refuse to accept the idea that the “isness” of man’s present nature makes him morally incapable of reaching up for the “oughtness” that forever confronts him. Martin Luther King Don’t give in to the “isness” when there is so much “oughtness” all around us. Peace, Tenthltr2u

Three Legged Chairs


make the poem like the hood couches and three legged chairs at the curb scrawled graffiti on abandon buildings fetid damp smell emanating from dark cellars two story homes run down like bad teeth make the poem like the hood litter the language with busted wine bottles scatter old mattresses people with scrawny cats color…