Tag Archives: 1984

Imperium

Born into Imperium in the age of perpetual war seventy years of life, no peace War is Peace said 1984 I missed the war to end all wars missed both volumes, one and two. How to wage a war for … Continue reading

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25th High School Reunion

I saw her at the ’84 reunion a little older, a little grayer, the first fine lines on her porcelain face;   inhabiting the body of a stranger while here in the yearbook we are all preserved; the teen beauty … Continue reading

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Doublespeak

“Guns don’t kill people” is what it says on bumper stickers; so I guess “It’s we who dropped the bombs” and “Predator drones don’t fly alone.” Some would say that war is rational; diplomacy by other means no different than … Continue reading

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