The Village Wine

By |2014-03-27T12:23:32-06:00April 8th, 2014|Stories|

A triumphal feast was scheduled in a village and, in order to ensure that all might enjoy in the feast without imposing upon any few, the villagers all agreed that each would put in one bottle of his best wine, into a great cask for the occasion. However, upon reflection, [...]

I Want To Be Able to Like Myself

By |2014-03-27T13:06:50-06:00April 6th, 2014|Poems|

I have to live with myself, and so I want to be fit for myself to know. I want to be able, as days go by, Always to look myself straight in the eye; I don't want to stand, with the setting sun, And hate myself for the things I've [...]