“That Happened!” Wrapping Up and Moving Forward

It’s been a busy week since the election, but also I’ve taken as much time as possible to just read and work on new poetry. Sorry, not a lot of blogging, but I thought I’d do a belated post-election wrap up before moving on to our regularly scheduled DadPoet posts. I’ve said, probably somewhere in…

Trump Fails to Understand Math, Attempts to Incite Revolution

Yes, early on in the voting tonight, the great haired one himself, that patriot, that birther, that idiot Donald Trump decided to get on Twitter and start moaning about how the President won in the electoral vote but lost in the popular vote. Therefore we are not a democracy; the will of the people have…

Why I am Voting for President Obama and not Mitt Romney

Yes, I do use italics here. Forgive me. It’s nearly time to cast a ballot, and I want to be as clear as I possibly can at this hour of night. . . er, morning. I have been away from this blog for over a week now, but I’m not going to waste words talking…

Saturday Song: Rita Hayworth and 100 Other Lovers

I like the idea of a Saturday Song. So much new music has been in my life these last few years, and I don’t often share it on the Dad Poet. But this morning, a friend posted a quote on Facebook from one of my favorite Stephen King Stories, and it got me thinking of this…