Monthly Archives: December 2010

Rattling the Capitalist Food Chain

The following critical analysis of Robert Kenner’s 2008 Academy Award nominated documentary, Food Inc.  appeared in the recent “Feral issue” of Minnesota Review,  edited by Heather Steffens.  ******************************* Rattling the Capitalist Food Chain “Wrong life cannot be lived rightly.” —Theodor … Continue reading

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Fault Lines — Eleven Months On

                                                                                                                                I  The Earth has traveled almost round the Sun Since the day it shook and sucked them down. Down Down and Down Everything fell: Shacks and churches smashed through sewers; Palace collapsed—an empty shell. Three hundred thousand … Continue reading

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Post Pastoral

It’d be nice to write poems about simple pleasures: Humming birds, nectar, and thirsty first kisses. But the way things Are going–                         can’t do it. Drought chokes the throats of my long lost lovers And bombs buzz where the … Continue reading

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