Chicago

There’s a 1993 film called “Come or Go Chicago” A frivolous comedy starring a comedian Freddy Silva. I can’t help but wonder what that saying means, Chicago, the birth place of the skyscraper The throngs of Nobel Prize winners, A university that demands respect, And the place of the doomsday clock. Evidence that life comes…

Sweet Poetry

Poems are indulgent. Words come in so many edible formats. Some are like lamb souvlakis,  Makes your tongue roll in recital. Some are like chapatti, flatter Than a pancake, and needs a little Spicy imagination to go down Your throat. Some are like a cob of corn. Always served fresh, for the famished reader. Others…