If there was a party whose main platform was being nice to people, freedom of speech and supporting libraries I’d sign up for it, but mostly I try and vote… for the person whose politics I dislike the least, and who does the most good for the area s/he represents.
Altogether elsewhere, vast
Herds of reindeer move across
Miles and miles of golden moss,
Silently and very fast.
bumf - useless official printed material, e.g., all the inserts you get in your mailbox
Howl, howl, howl, howl! O, you are men of stones:
Had I your tongues and eyes, I’d use them so
That heaven’s vault should crack.
Tell me and I forget, Show me, and I may remember. Involve me, and I will understand.
When I see an adult on a bicycle, I do not despair for the human race.
Appalachia: it’s pronounced “apple-at-cha” not “apple-ay-sha”