Category Archives: politics

Fiasco

© 1978 SSJ Author’s Note: ‘Fiasco’ is one of five poems that form the collection Silent Verses. The collection, written under the pseudonym Dias was written in the period 1977-1978, during the martial law years of the Philippines, while the author was … Continue reading

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Panda Alert!

It certainly would be a surprise to find a panda at one’s door! If you were in such a situation, what would you do? 🙂 The photo below is of Ibzy and Imzy, romancing the panda! No! Actually, they are simply … Continue reading

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Wait Out The Squall

Forest stands On edge of its roots Where wily Foxes romp around And make of Grass The trampled Trash, The Hawks that dive Craggy highs and lows Do seem to weave The edges of the Cloud Hounding red cumulus eating … Continue reading

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Prime Time

1 Presidents of the World The man i see on news time always is Smiling white teeth and all In a time now when kidnapping Is a profitable preoccupation Cosmos falling falling down Descended plutonium blasting The inhibitions in us … Continue reading

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The Fish of the Current

And what have become of your historic compromise between your christians and your valid communists, parliamentary procedures and your program of government? They have other things in mind: of their unemployed sons and daughters the billows of pollutants from steel-ribbed … Continue reading

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At the Mercy of the Churning Seas

We live in very interesting and painful times. But lest we think that this is only true today, let’s not be naive. Two poems in the poetry collection At The Edge of Things (1979) are being posted this week to … Continue reading

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3 on Anatomy

1. When you find sad hearts that know no love and patience: Forget smarts, just farts. 2. They sink ships, crash planes: so stay away from loose tongues – Terrors and assbrains. 3. Beware of backpains when sprinting for salvation. … Continue reading

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