Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 26, 2011
A Chalkboard column by Shawn Olson about regulars at a pet store.
pet owner habits, peculiarities of pet owners, pet store, pet people, anima
Posted on Nov 15, 2008 | Last Updated Nov 12, 2011
Some observations on American politics and culture in the wake of the election of Barack Obama to the presidency of the United States of America.
barack obama, america, president, barrack
Posted on Sep 28, 2004 | Last Updated Nov 7, 2011
Response to the Eugene Armstrong beheading. Humans are not as civilized as we presume; we are sometimes more barbaric than animals.
eugene armstrong, beheading, terrorists, terrorism, human nature, war, barbarism
Posted on Oct 19, 2002 | Last Updated Oct 30, 2011
A poem about the repetitive nature of human nature. We all share certain core elements that repeat over the ages, linking us to humanity.
exhausted melodies, human patterns, historic humanity, ballad of history, p
Posted on Oct 25, 2003 | Last Updated Nov 1, 2011
A horror story about an intruder in the night.
intruder, horror story, fiction