My Diamond Jubilee

I run because I have to I run because I can People wonder why I do it for twenty, fifty years a pop Why does anyone do anything For the Glory of it, of course No matter how fast we run How far we throw or how high we fly the earth will claim our [...]

A Modest Declaration

I am not a white man Or any other color of Any other man And I will be damned If I let you call me ‘Other’ And please do not presume to assume That I am one of you I am not a Christian man Yet I tithe and thrive in a Christian construct By [...]

Garry’s Magnificent Seven

Good afternoon twitter friends. Garry your friendly retired English teacher here. Welcome to our weekly vocabulary quiz: The Magnificent Seven. For full credit please use each of the following terms in a sentence. 1) vulnerable; 2) entitlement; 3) diversity; 4) transgender; 5) fetus; 6) evidence-based; 7) science-based. If you use all seven terms correctly you [...]