Poetry Perhaps

Table Rock Tales

Table Rock Tales

Another One Will Make it Ten Nine pelicans ride the updraft South along the bluffs then together turn West out over the surf, one straggling to catch the others. over the waves they bind in twisting cluster until from the North the tenth arrives. Their line reformed, they are away again, to the South, to […]

Haiku to You Too

First this explanation.  I posted the text of an odd notice: Neuter Your Pet Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dogs and Cats $25.00 Senior Citizens $15.00 Well, someone commented that on first glance they thought I’d provided another “Haiku.” A little thought…..and….Challenge Accepted: Haiku your Pets Neuter your dear pets Dogs and Cats twenty-five […]

Just a Day at the Beach

Just a Day at the Beach

Just a Day at the Beach Beneath the sand beneath my feet A million little creatures eat Their breakfast, snacks, their lunch, their dinner Every one of them a winner As long as they find things to eat Beneath the sand beneath my feet © Ken Sutter 2011

Casserole

Casserole

Which one was Antoine? Did his wife bring that casserole? Antoine’s not married. So was that his girlfriend, the one with the casserole? There were many casseroles. The one with chicken and noodles. I think they work together. So that was his girlfriend and that was Antoine? They work at the same place. I think […]

BEWARE THE IDEaS OF MARCH

BEWARE THE IDEaS OF MARCH

I was a young man when I knew you, twenty-something. You were an unforgettable Nordic beauty, tall, strong and resolute….but you were no longer young. That beauty danced in your eyes, around the corners of your mouth and in your life’s confident energy. You lived alone, a widow (though to say you are a widow […]

Adrenaline*

Adrenaline*

    Adrenaline Is not a sin Not a sin Not a sin Adrenaline Is not a sin Not a sin       *A poem in celebration of the medical laboratory report that my single remaining adrenal gland is, in fact, functioning in full and happy form in spite of its tumorous sibling having […]

I’m in My Underwear

I’m in My Underwear

Jehovah’s Witness lady at my door. Go away and don’t come back no more. I hear you knocking and I know you’re there. But you don’t want to meet me in my underwear. It’s not necessary that we be talkin’ It’s a nice day just keep on walkin’. At the hall they told you now […]

Oooooh – The Pope Came Back

Oooooh – The Pope Came Back

Oh there was an old Pope who said he couldn’t stay So they put him in the Pope-Mobile and drove him far away. But the Pope came back, he wouldn’t stay away He was sitting in the chapel on the very next day. They gave him to a boy with a 100 Lira note, Told […]