Daily Archives: October 3, 2013

Jerome (a limerick)

I made an amfriend named Jerome Would love to have taken him home But the trumeans would laugh ‘cause Jerome’s a giraffe Yet he toescribes the funniest poems.  Written for Poetic Bloomings In-Form:  amphigouri (nonsense verse) Make up faux words … Continue reading

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Things That Pass For Normal

Standard-issue clothes– uniform, khaki green. Heads shaved, they all looked alike heading into war. One did not survive. Parents wracked with grief ask, what is meant by ‘friendly fire’? Authorities claim, an aberration, however, it occurs from time to time … Continue reading

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