Our Parents Were Our Chauffeurs

We were driven to our futures by Mom and Dad.

Personal photo — Mom and Dad (seated lower right) with group of friends in Lincoln, NB, where my Dad worked for the Associated Press and my Mom went to the University.

Discounting circumstances unforeseen,
And unfortunate happenstance,
It was dear old Mom and Dad
Who drove us to this dance.

Sure, some may have balked,
And put up quite a fight,
But most parents got their way,
And their stamp at…

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Speaking Fiction To Power

Speaking Fiction To Power

I am an old man who loves to write - to entertain, to produce a chuckle, and occasionally make a point I think is worth making - and sometimes all three!