Monthly Archives: June 2011

Flashes (a poem)


Dogs take us for a walk, three in number, 329 in years (if you subscribe to the canine calculus). The yawning summer sky turns Wedgwood to crimson to sapphire, and kids appear in luscious yards at the appointed hour; bearing … Continue reading

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What’s really been neglected in the Pledge of Allegiance


Over the weekend NBC began its coverage of the final round of the U.S. Open with a rendition of the Pledge of Allegiance. Omitted, apparently, was the phrase “under God.” After an online firestorm, NBC issued an apology, which read, … Continue reading

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