April 1st, 2012 02:54 pm    Comments Off on FRUSTRATION AT COMPUTER ON THE FRITZ; CONTINUING POEM BY SIR RUN RUN SHAW;

FRUSTRATION AT COMPUTER ON THE FRITZ; CONTINUING POEM BY SIR RUN RUN SHAW;

April Fool’s Day – April 1, 2012 – FIRST POST – I am sick of technical problems.  My PC where I perform almost all of my postings and where I memorialize the genius of my inner life, is on the fritz.  I called Proscia at 9:15 a.m. this Sunday and let the phone ring once, realizing…

February 23rd, 2012 12:46 pm    Comments Off on THE LEGEND OF STINGY JIM, A NEW POEM BY SIR RUN RUN SHAW;

THE LEGEND OF STINGY JIM, A NEW POEM BY SIR RUN RUN SHAW;

February 23, 2012 – CONTRIBUTING POET LAUREATE OF THE EAST AND SOUTH PACIFIC, SIR RUN RUN SHAW, PUBLISHES HIS LATEST WORK FROM THE UPANISHADS OF ENNUI:                                                  THE LEGEND OF STINGY JIM                                                                  PART FIRST In what hellish hole dost thou prowl the night to plunge thy fell syringe?By what right claimst you my soul, my honor; or…

February 3rd, 2012 07:05 pm    Comments Off on SECOND POST: SIR RUN RUN SHAW’S NEWEST SONNET

SECOND POST: SIR RUN RUN SHAW’S NEWEST SONNET

SECOND POST – February 3, 2012 – MERCURY NEWS CULTURAL INSTITUTE IS PROUD TO PRESENT SIR RUN RUN SHAW’S LATEST CONTRIBUTION:                                             COFFEE IS NOT MY CUP OF TEA Every day a comely lady tells me she just finishedSome orb-shaped pot with lots of grinds and so much caffeine in it;But if the truth be told;…

January 31st, 2012 08:15 pm    Comments Off on SIR RUN RUN SHAW’S ODE TO PORCINA;

SIR RUN RUN SHAW’S ODE TO PORCINA;

Upon this verdant lea I lie to ponder thorn and thistle,What makes a voyage in time apply its soft, plaintive whistle,Or what tests a sailors grit or grinds his soul and gristle,Is only that which makes me pine, it also makes me bristle. Anger wells up within me with thoughts, so loud and lurid,As though a dream had reached its end, a message hardly lucid,I…