Out of Order

As many songs so often do…sometimes We get to the kiss before we Get to the word Sometimes we get to the heart Before we get to the gift And as many words spoken out of plan…sometimes We understand each other without Knowing each other very long We catch ourselves saying Unreasonable acclamations of friendship […]

Unearthing a True Feminist: John Steinbeck and His “Chrysanthemums”

Two things come to mind when one hears the word: Feminist.  Firstly, is the fear this person, or woman, is bashing male unmentionables; and secondly, this person enjoys bashing male unmentionables to get better opportunities for themselves (since those opportunities were taken from them).  However, a feminist is someone who cares and who is sensitive towards women’s issues (not boo hoo sensitive, but, […]