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Above all else, let love be my guide.

Dismay rewards scorn.
Disappointment renders naught.
True love rescues peace.


When the irrefutable evidence gets splattered all over your favorite shoes

I’ve been giving a lot of thought to my initial reaction after the election — the morning after that too-late Tuesday night, when I’d gone to bed exhausted, my nerves worn to a thin fray. 1,288 more words


How the light gets in

for LC

I was going to list your loss
as the topper
to a very bad week–
first America
and now you

but your words… 51 more words

New Free Verse


I am absolutely CRUSHED by the results of the US Presidential election.

This is my nightmare, come alive – to hand the reins of our country over to a misogynistic egomaniac who is completely under qualified and under prepared for the task of running the world’s largest democracy. 252 more words



The most disappointing day,

A fellow happened to say…

Once in light–

Now leaving at night,

All winter, he said, with dismay!


Discord and dismay | The Shakespeare blog

It’s been a bad-tempered sort of week for those who take an interest in Shakespeare. On Sunday 23rd October actor and former Artistic Director of Shakespeare’s Globe Mark Rylance launched into an attack on business sponsorship of the theatre in general and on the RSC’s acceptance of sponsorship by BP in particular. 18 more words