Category Archives: My writings

The State of Boxing

WWF Superstars, 6/2/12 “Ladies and gentlemen,” says Mean Gene Okerlund, “I’m standing backstage with World Wrestling Federation heavyweight champion Manny Pacquiao, and his manager Bob Arum. Manny, next week you’ll be defending your World Wrestling Federation championship against Timothy Bradley on Saturday Night’s Main Event on NBC, in a match where if you lose, you […]

An almost three-year-old poem and the by-now-weekly update on Da Blog

Here’s a poem I wrote in Summer 2004: 45 Degrees on Port It is sunny. Several families watch For the cargo to approach. A boat rocks Over the horizon. It is rainy. There will be no sailing today. Far beneath the waters, A school of fish waits For their catch for a change. It is […]