Friday, July 18, 2008

The Lakebed Sound

Fish created a secret evolutionary technology for singing.
The singing spread in a growling bass hum, to videos
and bookings on multimillion-dollar nature shows.

Due to flooding, city officials must issue
confidential payroll documents for water vertebrates.
Nemo is accused of suggesting a "bail out".

For their next surprise, the fish decide to launch
"The Bass Univeristy for Geosciences":
Landing with a grunt in the disgruntled future.

-- Glenn R. Frantz

'Maniacal' computer engineer takes city network hostage
Revealing the secrets of the red planet
Spread the word: Fish talk

Friday, July 04, 2008

For Whose Benefit

a sense of euphoria and hope in a nation
a nation eager to shed the legacy
Paradise, nirvana, must be something very close

the word "Free" in capital letters
a few speeches and some folk songs.
conflict and generalized despair.

left-wing insurgency has been fatally weakened
fatally weakened after it was duped
shed the legacy of more

-- Glenn R. Frantz

Former hostage gets to hug her children after six years
'Nirvana' in Bogota for freed hostage
France awaits return of its cause célèbre