Monthly Archives: January 2014

Free Concert

FREE CONCERT Sunday in the park September – San Francisco Band Shell orchestra Beneath the last of warming suns Conductor taps his wand Preparing for the anthem Some now stand But others are too old, or tired. A flock of … Continue reading

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Discovery

  DISCOVERY Bruce Louis Dodson   Our enemy is faster Without doubts and Unencumbered by the cloth of ethics Without mercy Wearing skins of every race Beyond the reach of simple justice.   Do not think that he is beaten … Continue reading

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Archaistic Memory

Postcard From Edo Bruce Louis Dodson     Weathering The Storm   Only the winter wind surrounds me Soldiers do not look for death Inside this cave.   My sword’s calligraphy is perfect Brush of Steel Red ink on white … Continue reading

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Observing Sweden – Carnival in Snow Part 3

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Observing Sweden – Carnival in Snow- Part 2

Click photos to enlarge. Note Illinois license plate. How did these things get here?

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Observing Sweden – The Lion in Winter

Carnival encampment outside Borlänge, Sweden – 2014

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Observing Sweden – Seeing The Light

The lights have been turned on in Borlänge! So much brighter here now that we have snow – a different world! Since November I’ve been wondering about my eyesight. Was I losing it, I asked myself. Things happen as the … Continue reading

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Introverts – Part 4

Continued from Part 3 It’s interesting now to think about what happened  at the cocktail lounge. My meatball victim , extrovert. He saw the empty seat, the unescorted gal, and made his move without consideration of myself, surroundings or potential … Continue reading

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Weather Report – 11 January 2014

It’s snowing at last Here in Borlänge             In Sweden Took a long time To get what we’ve been needin’!

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Introverts – Part 3

The Dating Game In the Culture of Character men pursuing the opposite sex were expected to display a quiet sense of power and self control that did not need to flaunt itself. Shyness was, as always, unacceptable, but reserve was … Continue reading

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