Posts Tagged ‘Dick Whyte’

“One Way or Another: Leaving Iraq” (Dick Whyte)

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

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………………..day moon…
………………..she wonders how to tell
………………..her children
………………..their father died
………………..for nothing

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Headlines:

“One Way or Another: Leaving Iraq” (The Washington Post)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Lessons from South Park and Family Guy” (Dick Whyte)

Sunday, September 13th, 2009

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………………..winter ends
………………..a new season
………………..of South Park

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Headlines:

“Lessons from South Park and Family Guy” (Journal Courier)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Frost/Nixon: Film Review” (Dick Whyte)

Monday, September 14th, 2009

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………………..winter frost—
………………..the realization in
………………..Nixon’s eyes

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Reviews:

“Frost/Nixon Review” (Cinema Blend)

“Frost/Nixon” (Rotten Tomatoes)

“The Frost/Nixon Official Website” (FrostNixon.com)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Iran and Afghanistan Aren’t Ours to Win” (Dick Whyte)

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

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………………..5000 dead
………………..35000 wounded
………………..do the birds
………………..mourn the passing
………………..of summer too

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Headlines:

“Iran and Afghanistan Aren’t Ours to Win” (The Washington Post) Many thanks to Dylan Horrocks for recommending this article to me.

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Literary Lesson: Authors and Poets Write the News” (Dick Whyte)

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

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………………..spring morning…
………………..expecting the news
………………..I get poetry

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Headlines:

“Literary Lesson: Authors and Poets Write the News” (Jewish Daily Ford) Many thanks to Dylan Horrocks for recommending this article to me.

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Cheney on Prisoner Abuse” (Dick Whyte)

Friday, September 18th, 2009

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………………..a pigeon
………………..picks at
………………..yesterday’s news…
………………..Cheney still defends
………………..prisoner abuse

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“Cheney Still Manipulating People – Now in Public” (Huffington Post)

“CIA Interrogation Memos Provide Fodder For Both Sides” (LA Times)

“Cheney on Prisoner Abuse” (Times Now)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Recession Deepens” (Dick Whyte)

Monday, September 21st, 2009

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………………..economic recession—\
………………..the sparrows dine on
………………..cherry blossoms
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Headlines:

“Recession Deepens in New Zealand” (World Socialist News)

“Education Minister Again Defends Night Class Cuts” (Guide 2: NZ Politics)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Japanese Grad Students Discover Brightest Ever Supernova” (Dick Whyte)

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

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………………..powerlines
………………..mapping the night sky
………………..galaxies turn

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Headlines:

“Japanese Grad Students Discover Brightest Ever Supernova” (Mainichi News)

“Simulating Nuclear Pasta” (Physics: Spotlighting Exceptional Research)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“The Thin Veil of Racism: The Burden of the Obama Presidency” (Dick Whyte)

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

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………………..outbursts
………………..of racism toward
………………..Obama
………………..the coming of summer
………………..leaves me cold

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Headlines:

“The Thin Vein of Racism: The Burden of the Obama Presidency” (Non-Profit Quarterly)

“Racism is Certainly One Component of Disrespect Toward Obama” (The American Muslim)

“Obama Says Race Is’ Not The Overriding Issue Here’” (New York Times)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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“Demonstrators Attack Obama’s ‘Socialist’ Reforms” (Dick Whyte)

Tuesday, September 29th, 2009

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………………..ask the wind
………………..and the moon
………………..when did
………………..caring for others
………………..become socialism?

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Headlines:

“Demonstrators Attack Obama’s ‘Socialist’ Reforms” (The Age)

“Healthcare Reform Promotes a Better America, Not Socialism” (Tennessee Journalist)

“Universal Health Care is a Moral Choice” (Newsweek)

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Poem by Dick Whyte (see editor biographies). Read more by this poet.

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