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Hold the Sauce: McDonald's and the Condiment Racket

Here is another article I wrote for the ezine Waffles at Noon. Felt incredulous when McDonald’s charged you extra for those cups of barbecue sauce for your fries?   17 more words

Original Writing

The Observer's Writings...

Watching you from a distance, the injustices soon unfold.
As if watching in slow motion the moments that are told…
The pain and suffering of a child I love dearly breaks my heart. 516 more words

A Song of Trust

At that time, this song
will be sung in the country of Judah:
We have a strong city, Salvation City,
built and fortified with salvation. 264 more words


Prose Poem: Seasons Preserved

This poem arose from a vivid memory: an apricot tree that grew alone in a small side yard of a childhood home in Pico Rivera, CA. 260 more words


10 Stone

“I’ve been called many names, none of them flattering, all of them accurate. The litany of names is too exhausting for me to repeat — just call me Mr. 765 more words

Speculative Fiction

Free verse: My Offended Ear

My brain functions as programmed, and my default language functions are programmed to process words and sentences as an academic. I did write my own Everyday function, primarily to help me operate reasonably well with other people. 149 more words


The Law, and a Pun!

A pun is a short quip followed by a long groan.
~Author Unknown

I’ve been slandered unmercifully by the politicians,
but my awe at your words keeps me stable. 363 more words