A Tale of an Economics Lesson

A Tale of an Economics Lesson

Once upon a time Mr. Capital took his son out for a walk… • Look son, poor people, there. • They look just like you and me, dad. • Well, son, no, they are not like us, they don’t own stock, but they are still very useful for the economy. • In what way are they useful,...
Play – A Poem by Eleanor Goldfield

Play – A Poem by Eleanor Goldfield

What a strange time to write poetry – what a strange time to play music – what a strange time to build barricades and light molotov dreams what a strange time to rattle thrones – to breathe tear gas and sage – to smell change to pray with raised fists to meditate in...
100 Years of Peace

100 Years of Peace

(Lyrics for a Song Not Written) To Amitav Ghosh I’m not asking, (No!), for the Millennium— I’m not asking, (No!), for Jesus Christ to come— I’m not asking, (No!), for everlasting bliss— I just want 100 years of peace. I won’t kill you, you won’t kill me, Trying to be...
A Rising Sun

A Rising Sun

We look to a rising sun, A party that can’t be undone. Our time has come, we can all say, for to go back we chant, “No Way!” When we come knocking, knocking on your door, Come out and join us, there’s always room for one more! We’ll come together to fight for the...
A FORENZic Treat!

A FORENZic Treat!

Songs like ghosts trickle out of a tired speaker traces of child melodies melded into the cone. Hanging. Hanging On. Dangling by a barely seen filament. Extruded wires like tendons freshly pulled by an otherworldly bird of prey. Once Ice Cream Visions frozen, sloppy a...
A Tribute to Kevin Zeese

A Tribute to Kevin Zeese

Kevin Zeese was not a friend of mine, a hero I saw and heard from “Clearing” my mind. When he and Margaret would talk so calmly, of issues so dire, though peacefully within voices that informed so clearly. We lost a fighter for justice and peace, a fight that...
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