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”A demagogue is a person with whom we disagree as to which gang should mismanage the country.”

“A demagogue is a person with whom we disagree as to which gang should mismanage the country.”

Don Marquis, writer, humorist

Writer

Me, Learning Ethics: Abortion

This was actually a difficult subject to read about, especially when the arguments in favor were longer. I remember consuming some Jägermeister in order to get through those paragraphs. 988 more words

Schooling

"When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: 'Whose?' "

“When a man tells you that he got rich through hard work, ask him: ‘Whose?’ “

— Don Marquis, writer, journalist, humorist

Writer

ON THIS DAY: July 29, 2017

July 29 is

Army Chaplain Corps Anniversary *

Chicken Wing Day

Lasagna Day

Lipstick Day

Global Tiger Day

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History

Petals

A meditation on the very long apprenticeship that is writing. This poem, ‘Confetti,’ was first published in Poetrix Issue 39 in 2012.

Confetti

Publishing a book of poetry is like dropping a petal into the Grand Canyon  100 more words

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race. ~ Don Marquis