Monthly Archives: December 2022

Good News, Bad News – 2022

My Poetry Muse appears to have taken a sabbatical. As a result, The Poem of the Week shall be replaced by the Musings of the Week, which will contain mostly prose and possibly poetry, depending on the fickle Muse. As … Continue reading

Posted in America, Ethics, Family, Happiness, Hope, News and politics, Poetry, Relatioships, Thoughts & Musings, Time | Tagged | Leave a comment


 Christmas fast approaches, and like many of you, I’m hurrying to get ready. With family visiting, I’m grateful for my friend Dave who supplied the following Poem of the Week. Merry Christmas to you all! PTO Sunny weekend extra largeCalm … Continue reading

Posted in America, Health and wellness, Humor, Poetry, Thoughts & Musings, Time | Leave a comment

The End

The End Poetry, like life, is often ambiguous. Deciphering its meaning is both its challenge as well as its reward. In this vein, I can hope you will find your own reward in the following Poem of the Week. has … Continue reading

Posted in America, Death and Dying, Grief, Health and wellness, Medicine, Poetry, Thoughts & Musings | 1 Comment

The Pelican

The pelican is the state bird of Louisiana. It is also a regular feature in the sights you will see when you visit any California beach. Recently, I was surprised to find a flock of them along the shores of … Continue reading

Posted in America, Humor, Poetry, Thoughts & Musings | Tagged , , | Leave a comment