Neighbor took 6 young survivors into his home By PAT EATON-ROBB, AP NEWTOWN, Conn. — Gene Rosen had just finished feeding his cats and was heading from his home near Sandy Hook Elementary school to a diner Friday morning when he saw six small children sitting in a neat semicircle at the end of his driveway. … More Sandy Hook stories: Neighbor took 6 young survivors into his home
In light of recent events, this page will be static and will connect to poetry, online altars, useful and/or healing connections or dialogues. Recent events: The tragic shootings at the Mall in Clackamas, Oregon (2 shoppers dead and some injured) and at Sandy Hook Elementary School (20 students and 6 faculty). Not included in those … More Poems of Healing
Malaysia Declares V-Necks Gay – Global – The Atlantic Wire.
for Xmas, I am integrating all my past identities instead of living in slivers and burning bridges behind me…
Santa and childhood friends all live together in a magic land called FaceBook and this is an excellent place to send them wishes and letters etc. Some elf will read that mail. I sent similar “seasonal greetings” to… … More All I want for Xmas is my two front teeth, and a ferrari, and world peace and baby tiger
Today I received and wanted to share the most beautiful letter (and news) from editor and publishing phenoms, Julie R. Enszer and Merry Gangemi, both striking poets in their own rites: Merry and I were pleased to nominate your work from Sinister Wisdom this year for a Pushcart Prize. Our nomination is in the mail. It was a pleasure to select pieces … More Nominated for the Pushcart Prize
No redress for labor infractions? Death by criminal neglect to union representation. Can Congress basically kill this body by refusing to validate any nominees? Why can’t we do that to Congress? Just say “not good enough” so that not enough of them exist to pass any legislation. I want NONE OF THE ABOVE added to … More Happy New Year? Death to labor rights?
One of my lovers was in tears this morning because she loves watching the local Macy’s parade on TV and for some reason, this year Portland’s was not going to be televised. Instead the local channels ran a 2 hours block of “paid programming” with no explanation. I searched the local webs including Macy Portland’s … More Black Friday casualties?
…we can spend all our money on riot gear and fence off all the parks so no one can protest in them and then beat/arrest them for blocking sidewalks and streets?