The boy I hardly knew

The boy I hardly knew Broken, ultimately unreachable But with so much promise Often laughing, holding off his demons If for just a second But they would return, and they would strike They have again And for the last time

Capitalism and COVID

The message seems inconsistent. Almost amoral. Capitalism is supposed to continue, unabated, while individuals must rein in their behaviours and actions during the pandemic. Someone, please, explain that to me. Broadway closes, even for just a few days, but movie theatres do not. Why must these shows go on? Restaurants remain open, but family gatherings … Continue reading Capitalism and COVID