Posts Tagged ‘Bill Kenney’

“Human foetus feels no pain before 24 weeks, study says” (Bill Kenney)

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010

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sonogram—
they begin thinking
about a name

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Headlines:

“Human foetus feels no pain before 24 weeks, study says” (The Guardian)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Most illegal immigrants bring drugs, Brewer says” (Bill Kenney)

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

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border state
what does illegal
look like

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Headlines:

“Most illegal immigrants bring drugs, Brewer says” (Arizona Republic)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Drug Trials Test Bold Plan to Slow Alzheimer’s” (Bill Kenney)

Monday, August 30th, 2010

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Alzheimer’s—
a dragonfly
goes and comes

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Headlines:

“Drug Trials Test Bold Plan to Slow Alzheimer’s” (New York Times)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Knowing cultural view of virginity, Chinese women try surgical restoration” (Bill Kenney)

Monday, October 4th, 2010

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returning spring
I knew her before
she was a virgin

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Headlines:

“Knowing cultural view of virginity, Chinese women try surgical restoration” (Washington Post)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“A Warming Contrarian Calls for a Global Tax” (Bill Kenney)

Friday, November 5th, 2010

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autumn heat
my conservative neighbor
changes the subject

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Headlines:

“A Warming Contrarian Calls for a Global Tax” (New York Times)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Drug Failure Casts Doubt on Tactic in Alzheimer Battle” (Bill Kenney)

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

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my friend’s Alzheimer’s…
together we watch the flight
of a dragonfly

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Headlines:

“Drug Failure Casts Doubt on Tactic in Alzheimer Battle” (New York Times)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“History of Halloween: Halloween Facts and History” (Bill Kenney)

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

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summer’s end
the children in and out
of shadows

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Headlines:

“History of Halloween: Halloween Facts and History” (Long Island Press)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Volunteers plant dune grass in Ortley Beach” (Bill Kenney)

Sunday, November 14th, 2010

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August
some spots in the grass
still green

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Headlines:

“Volunteers plant dune grass in Ortley Beach” (APP)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Senate delivers potentially fatal blow to ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ repeal efforts” (Bill Kenney)

Sunday, January 9th, 2011

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don’t ask don’t tell
the senators
won’t listen

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Headlines:

“Senate delivers potentially fatal blow to ‘don’t ask, don’t tell’ repeal efforts” (Washington Post)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet. Thankfully, not long after receiving this poem, the senate turned around and did listen, repealing the ban on openly gay officers in the army. Read more here.

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“Giffords moved to Houston” (Bill Kenney)

Saturday, January 29th, 2011

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Arizona
democracy
in the cross hairs

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Headlines:

“Giffords moved to Houston” (The Hindu)

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Poem by Bill Kenney (see poet biographies). Read more by this poet.

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