Category Archives: Poetry – GTC

Senatorial Guns

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Guns, Murder, NRA, Poetry - GTC

Banished by Trump

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Barack Obama, Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Islam, Orlando, Poetry - GTC, Terrorism, Washington Post

Trump Delight

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Guns, Murder, Orlando, Poetry - GTC, Terrorism

Hello Donald

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Poetry - GTC, Sex

Trump the Kremlinologist

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, CIA, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC, Russia

Cruz Trumped

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Carly Fiorina, Donald Trump, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Pro Trump

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Abortion, Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Poetry - GTC

Empty Lectern

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Bernie Beckons

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Hillary’s Prediction

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Bernie at Clooney’s

This book is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, George Clooney, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Pfizer’s Little Pills

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Drugs, Hillary Clinton, Pfizer, Poetry - GTC

Revelation

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Billionaires, Campaign 2016, Economics, Poetry - GTC

Terrific Trump

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bullies, Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Fox News, Megyn Kelly, Poetry - GTC

Cruz to Iowans

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Abortion, Campaign 2016, Health, Immigration, Iowa, Marriage, Poetry - GTC, Religion, Ted Cruz, Testicles

Cruz v. Trump

cruz clown wants donald duck in one on one debate

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Poetry - GTC

Fall of Pop

warriors bomb spurs lebron fires popovich

Also posted in Basketball, Cleveland, Gregg Popovich, Lebron James, Poetry - GTC, San Antonio

Trump Delight

really rich guy savors his fanny

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Guns, Murder, Poetry - GTC

Trump Fires

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Guns, Murder, Poetry - GTC

Anxious Cruz

This story is from the rousing political book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Poetry, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Marco’s Faith

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Marco Rubio, Poetry - GTC, Religion

Candidates in Need

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Barack Obama, Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Carly Fiorina, Hillary Clinton, Iowa, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Poetry - GTC

Palin for Trump

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Poetry - GTC, Sarah Palin

Cruz Arousal

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Hillary Bernie Battle

This story is from the rousing political book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, NRA, Poetry - GTC, Walking

Chapo Recaptured

okay the cabrones recaptured me and killed five amigos before taking me back to prison where i’d tunneled out and i asked for my old cell but you know cabrones they said i’d be somewhere else

Also posted in Chapo Guzman, Drugs, Mexico, Murder, Poetry - GTC

Fabulous Fiorina

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Carly Fiorina, Jeb Bush, John Kasich, New Hampshire, Poetry - GTC

Shotgun Cruz

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Barack Obama, Campaign 2016, Guns, NRA, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Trumped

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Islam, Poetry - GTC, Terrorism

Cruz Alert

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Hungry Candidates

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Neighborhood

street signs claim gun and drug free zone

Also posted in Crime, Drugs, Guns, Poetry - GTC

Hill of Shame

you ask why with blankets and refreshments we like tourists go to parash hill overlooking gaza and i confess i need angry orange flames and plumes of smoke black white and gray and to see buildings collapse and afterward study crimson photos of corpses wrapped white in sheets like those covering my children when they […]

Also posted in Gaza, Israel, Middle East, Palestine, Poetry - GTC

Bacon Cruz

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Guns, NRA, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Cruz Revolution

This story is from the rousing campaign story “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Poetry - GTC, Ronald Reagan, Ted Cruz

Trust

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Poetry - GTC, Republicans, Ted Cruz

Senior Scams

Don’t think thieves have no conscience. Some of us feel quite guilty, even before capture. Thankfully, I think I’ve outgrown my unacceptable tendencies; serving two stints in prison and turning seventy make a man mellow and empathetic. Today I’m just one of about fifty aging residents of Paradise Homes who’ve gathered in the community center […]

Also posted in Aging, Crime, Poetry - GTC, Theft

Bernie’s Gun Report

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Guns, Murder, Poetry - GTC, Terrorism

Profiling

essential profile three quarters shooters right wing whites

Also posted in Guns, Murder, NRA, Poetry - GTC, Terrorism

Shooters

buy more guns to shoot the shooters

Also posted in Guns, Murder, NRA, Poetry - GTC, Terrorism

Cruz Christmas

This book is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Barack Obama, Campaign 2016, Christmas, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC, Santa Claus, Ted Cruz

Condom Cruz

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Birth Control, Campaign 2016, Poetry - GTC, Ted Cruz

Turkey to ISIS

miles of isis tanker trucks back and forth syria to turkey

Also posted in ISIS, Middle East, Poetry - GTC, Russia, Syria

Turkey Polls

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Donald Trump, Fox News, Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Poetry - GTC, Poverty

Thanksgiving Candidates

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Poetry - GTC

Bucks for Hillary

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Jeb Says

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, George W. Bush, Jeb Bush, Middle East, Poetry - GTC

Dollar Deadline

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Bernie Sanders, Campaign 2016, Carly Fiorina, George H. W. Bush, George W. Bush, Hillary Clinton, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Poetry - GTC

Hurricane

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Marco Victory Sticker

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Marco Rubio, Poetry - GTC

Hillary Alert

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

Hillary Hoodie

This story is from the rousing campaign book “King Donald”

Also posted in Campaign 2016, Hillary Clinton, Poetry - GTC

The Plan

what’re you gonna do retire then what write all day

Also posted in George Thomas Clark, Poetry - GTC, Retirement

Images of Death

Emiliano Zapata Dead handsome and authoritative he’s highlighted by grand mustache pointing at bloody chest amid men looking into camera 1919 Photograph from Archivo Casasila Cadaver of Pancho Villa not again will he extend both arms to earth as he hangs on his back over door of convertible Anonymous photo 1923 Poster Demonstration ghostly head […]

Also posted in Aguascalientes, Death, Emiliano Zapata, Mexico, Painters, Pancho Villa, Poetry - GTC

Boko Haram

studious girls nailed by boko haram

Also posted in Boko Haram, Islam, Kidnapping, Nikolai Lenin, Poetry - GTC, Religion

Just Askin’

why half million nigerian soldiers dance with zealots

Also posted in Boko Haram, Islam, Kidnapping, Nigeria, Poetry - GTC, Religion

White Heat

angry old men crave war and dissolution

Also posted in Economics, Poetry - GTC, Republicans, War

Philip Seymour Hoffman

don’t want whole beer only half enough to fall

Also posted in Alcohol, Drugs, Heroin, Movies, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Poetry - GTC, Truman Capote, Writers

The Chancellor

night hitler became chancellor said no power will get me out alive 1-30-33

Also posted in Adolf Hitler, Germany, Holocaust, Jews, Poetry - GTC, War

Pyramids

pyramid generals mummify those asking questions

Also posted in Egypt, Islam, Middle East, Mohamed Morsi, Poetry - GTC

Brahms Meets Tchaikovsky

Brahms and Tchaikovsky once met. Don’t like your work, said former. Don’t like yours either, he replied.

Also posted in Johannes Brahms, Mental Health, Music, Peter Tchaikovsky, Poetry - GTC, Short Pieces - GTC

Preemption

stalker aims at breasts she removes

Also posted in Cancer, Poetry - GTC

Party Talk

conversation consumed by festive groans

Also posted in Parties, Poetry - GTC

Tires

twelve foot tires grind trucks into open pits

Also posted in Cars & Driving, Mining, Poetry - GTC

Facebook Flash

here’s picture of my buttocks fifty facebook friends click they like it

Also posted in Facebook, Internet, Poetry - GTC

Ambassador’s Father

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Barack Obama, Campaign 2012, Libya, Mitt Romney, Muammar Gaddafi, Poetry - GTC

Panty Tree

This story appears in the collection “In Other Hands”

Also posted in Immigration, Mexico, Poetry - GTC, Prostitution, Slavery, Women's Rights

Update Martin Luther King Speech

a million die by 1966 day i deliver “beyond vietnam a time to break silence” declaring poverty inevitable in “society gone mad on war” and still i see america attacks to feed “giant triplets of racism materialism and militarism” Editorial Note: This poem is revised and reduced from the original posted in January 2012.

Also posted in Civil Rights, Martin Luther King, Poetry - GTC, Racism, Vietnam

Jose Clemente Orozco’s Impaled Head

displeased with emerging portrait i shove handle of big brush in left eye and another in upper right cheek next to eye and another in mouth and in neck and two in shoulder and pray that will suffice To see “Cabeza Flechada,” 1947, please click here Editorial note: This work is on display at the […]

Also posted in Art, Jose Clemente Orozco, Mexico, Mexico City, Murals, Painters, Poetry - GTC

Trees of Francisco Goitia

This story is paprt of the collection “Paint it Blue” To see “Zacatecas Landscape with Hanged Men II,” 1914, please click here Editorial note: This painting, like its subjects, hangs in the National Museum of Art in Mexico City.

Also posted in Art, Deserts, Francisco Goitia, Mexico, Mexico City, Painters, Poetry - GTC

“La india” of Abraham Angel

This story is part of the collection “Paint it Blue” To see “La india,” 1923, by Abraham Angel, please click here.

Also posted in Abraham Angel, Art, Cocaine, Drugs, Homosexuals, Mental Health, Painters, Poetry - GTC, Suicide

Crime Scene

going to drive by house down street want to come what house said wife where those three people were shot last night that’s disgusting

Also posted in Crime, Marriage, Murder, Poetry - GTC

Speer Studs Out

This story is now in the collection “Tales of Romance”

Also posted in Adolf Hitler, Albert Speer, Architecture, Holocaust, Nazis, Poetry - GTC, Short Pieces - GTC, World War II

Lion Family

author of “the serengeti lion” doesn’t understand father ripping cubs to death or mother eating their guts Source: “Wild Things” by David Samuels in Harper’s June 2012.

Also posted in Africa, Families, Lions, Poetry - GTC

Conviction of Bashar al-Assad

i keep saying terrorists incited and abetted by foreigners are attacking our beloved syrian homeland and have convinced myself and hope you as well

Also posted in Bashar al-Assad, Hafez al-Assad, Middle East, Poetry - GTC, Syria

Obama v. Romney in Number$

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Barack Obama, Campaign 2012, Economics, Mitt Romney, Poetry - GTC, Republicans

Enforcement

money men who rage against crime appreciate stylish new gallows on wall street

Also posted in Capital Punishment, Crime, Economics, Employment, Poetry - GTC, Poverty, Wall Street

Church Service

This story is now in the collection “Tales of Romance”

Also posted in Dating, Education, Immigration, Marriage, Poetry - GTC, Religion, Short Pieces - GTC

Mexican Journalists Murdered

routine news three mexican journalists found maimed in plastic bags week after female reporter strangled at home To read “Drug Rehabilitation in Ciudad Juarez,” please click here To read “Mexican Society Under Attack,” please click here

Also posted in Crime, Drugs, Mexico, Poetry - GTC

Margaret and Bill

This story is now in the collection “Tales of Romance”

Also posted in Families, Homosexuals, Infidelity, Marriage, Poetry - GTC, Short Pieces - GTC

Netanyahu Silent about Chief of Staff

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Benjamin Netanyahu, Iran, Israel, Middle East, Nuclear Weapons, Poetry - GTC

Assad’s Guidelines

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Bashar al-Assad, Hafez al-Assad, Middle East, Poetry - GTC, Syria

Israel Explains Settlements

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Israel, Middle East, Palestine, Poetry - GTC

Both Barrels

everyone now armed in public new law mandates good citizens carry second gun

Also posted in Crime, Guns, Murder, Poetry - GTC

El Popo Getting Hot in Mexico

volcanologists at national disaster prevention center in mexico city say rock spewing el popo volcano agitating like teenager’s pimple must be dreary group or would’ve likened el popo to hard on ready to blow

Also posted in Mexico, Mexico City, Poetry - GTC, Volcanoes

More American Love

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Afghanistan, Middle East, Poetry - GTC

Norwegian Fascist Salute

norwegian anti muslim anders breivik sieg heils in court to commemorate blowing up eight and shooting several dozen kids next time anders breivik sieg heils court orders fascist arm amputated and used as club

Also posted in Conservatives, Crime, Mental Health, Murder, Nazis, Norway, Poetry - GTC, Religion

Quitting Time

avoid and digress until time to quit

Also posted in Employment, Poetry - GTC

Iron Women

iron curtain lifted and shoved into bones of women looking west

Also posted in Communism, Economics, Europe, Immigration, Marriage, Mental Health, Poetry - GTC

Blood Alley

This story is now in the collection “Tales of Romance”

Also posted in Alcohol, Cars & Driving, Murder, Poetry - GTC, Short Pieces - GTC

Bashar al-Assad Can’t Stop

can’t stop shooting terrorists still firing can’t retreat or they’ll move in can’t have ceasefire till sure terrorists controlled by monitors from right countries

Also posted in Bashar al-Assad, Hafez al-Assad, Middle East, Poetry - GTC, Syria

Man in Beret

This story is now in the collection “Tales of Romance”

Also posted in Marriage, Mental Health, Poetry - GTC, Suicide

Soul

stranded soul implodes

Also posted in Alcohol, Drugs, Mental Health, Poetry - GTC

Mind Afire

mind afire doused with gas

Also posted in Alcohol, Drugs, Mental Health, Poetry - GTC

Surprise Fat Man

glance through window reveals fat man bending in coffee shop next door

Also posted in Obesity, Poetry - GTC

Berlin Wall Bones

under berlin wall rats chewed bones of lenin and stalin

Also posted in Berlin, Communism, Europe, Germany, Joseph Stalin, Nikolai Lenin, Poetry - GTC, Russia, Soviet Union

Stand Your Ground

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Crime, Florida, George Zimmerman, Guns, Murder, NRA, Poetry - GTC, Racism, Trayvon Martin, Vigilantes

Shopping with Missus Assad

This story is from the collection “Obama on Edge”

Also posted in Asma al-Assad, Bashar al-Assad, Hafez al-Assad, Internet, Middle East, Poetry - GTC, Syria

Ambitious Diet

much younger wife serves spicy meals and strong drinks

Also posted in Alcohol, Diet, Food, Marriage, Poetry - GTC

Profile of a Suit

if he bombs pollutes and steals he’ll be wearing a suit

Also posted in Bombs, Clothes, Economics, Poetry - GTC, Psychology