Life and Opinions of Doctor Bop the Burnt-Out Prof. A Poem by EM Schorb

LIFE AND OPINIONS OF DOCTOR BOP THE BURNT-OUT PROF I. Veni, Vidi, Vici   My old man was a Moishe Kapoyr if you ever saw one. This can be proved by the fact that, when I was a kid, he thought I was a mazik and my brother wasn’t, but when we grew up and my brother joined the army and made a career of it, then he was a mazik and I wasn’t, .....

EM Schorb Reviews Cartoon Molecules Collected Poems by Robin Ouzman Hislop

Cartoon Molecules is divided into six stoas, or porticos where, safe from the inclement weather of the outer world, the poet, thinking cap on, can walk like the peripatetic philosophers of ancient Greece, his readers following him about, absorbing the wisdom he is imparting, and occasionally, though sometimes without full comprehension, repeating it like rhapsodes. In short, the or.....

Passenger Creek Poem by David Michael Jackson

Sugar Camp Hollow by David Jackson We were raised in Sugar Camp Hollow on Passenger Creek where them reb soldiers camped it is said and the confederate gold is buried there or so the story goes and I knew you there and you and I both knew to leave those grounds where the small creek meets Passenger. We both knew to leave those grounds before dark. You and I shared the secrets of .....