Friday, October 31, 2008

I Hope So...

Sarah Palins walk
like zombies looking for brains
downtown Halloween

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Rain City I

dodging cars and bums
walking up hills in the rain
Seattle winter

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Phil's Laws

God wants a flat tax?
which bible are you reading,
the one for nut jobs?

Tuesday, October 28, 2008


don't give a deadline
when you need something before
the established time

Sunday, October 26, 2008

Yah for Variety

when pasta with sauce
and ramen are normal fare
mashed potatoes rule

Saturday, October 25, 2008

Zeitgeist I

baby carriage sticks
a stranger opens the door
thus faith is restored

Friday, October 24, 2008

Give and Take

the ocean takes lives
as it give its life to us
nature is balance

Thursday, October 23, 2008

Fall Cloudbreak

sun's out, jacket off
ignore cool breeze across Sound
bask in the glow now

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

View From the Square

the glow from the west
illuminates the buildings
glass sparkles, brick glows

Tuesday, October 21, 2008

On Being an Intern

boring little jobs
that have to be done right now
the life of interns

Monday, October 20, 2008

Jobs Jobs Jobs

applying for jobs
selling your experience
in one page or less

Sunday, October 19, 2008

Simple Thoughts

traffic congestion
get cars and trucks off the road
try using your feet

Saturday, October 18, 2008

Think of the Trees...

when you buy paper
look for post-consumer waste
recycled content

What you need to know about recycled paper, from Treecycle.

Friday, October 17, 2008

Write the Truth

writing the good fight
we can make a difference
telling folks the truth

Thursday, October 16, 2008

You ARE democracy in action

if your ballot comes
or if you cast at the polls
please get out and vote

Wednesday, October 15, 2008

New Strategy

the end is in site...
ok, don't fuck it up now
the new strategy

Tuesday, October 14, 2008

The REAL Joe - Cuppa Joe

water heats, steams milk
caffeine extracted from beans
the nectar arrives

Monday, October 13, 2008

Something Day

Columbus left Spain
searching for wealth from spices
instead he found slaves

Sunday, October 12, 2008

Fake Money

market's up then down
economy is whim based
hostage of Wall Street

Saturday, October 11, 2008

Grocery Shopping 2008 part II

when food costs rise
top ramen with mac and cheese
are the new staples

Those Damn Liberals

policemen, firemen, roads
safe food, clean air and water
thank the "nanny state"

Friday, October 10, 2008

Living in the Square III

drunk enters lobby
security says to leave
drunk gives a salute

Thursday, October 9, 2008

Support the ACLU

the right to free speech
shall not be abridged by law
made by the Congress

American Civil Liberties Union

Wednesday, October 8, 2008


write well write often
when it hits you will know then
it was worth it all

Tuesday, October 7, 2008

Get off My Lawn II

Old Man McCain walks
behind Obama on stage
is he doddering?

Monday, October 6, 2008

exhaustion floods mind
lay yourself down on the bed
sleep, oh precious sleep

Sunday, October 5, 2008

Rice "Milk"?

you have to wonder
what they squeeze to the milk
out of a rice plant

Saturday, October 4, 2008

sometimes living life
seems like walking a treadmill
going no where fast

Friday, October 3, 2008

Ya You Betcha I Can Debate

memorize the "facts"
regurgitate on demand
you can debate too

Thursday, October 2, 2008

No Kau-Kau for you!

waiting for take out
good friends are bringing hot food
alas! they failed us

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Metro Newfie

big dog rides the bus
slobbers all over the floor
leaves all with a smile

Newfoundland dogs.