Poem about despair and the false questions that can lead us into the darkest areas of the human heart. A poem for Vince Kingrea, who sadly took his own life.
Poem by Shawn Olson about relishing in the moment and looking forward to the future.
Mom, Donna Olson, died on August 4.
News regarding art, poetry and photography in Columbus, Ohio
A cartoon depicting a couple fishermen discussing the marvels of modern technology and nuclear fission.
A warning about impending war with Iranian fanatacism.
A poem about the never-ending struggle to survive against invisible enemies. Inspired by a very bad flu virus I suffered.
Essay tracing path of folk music to modern rock.
Random stories about some funny events in my life. Some became funny after the fact.
A poem for veterans.
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