POETSPACE – Mary Folliet – GAMING LIFE

GAMING LIFE
“the black idea of winning”
–Bertolt Brecht

there is no contest
no opponent
no side to take
no stakes to risk
no prize to win
no victory to hope
only moments to kill
& longing to live

 

Mary Folliet NYC 2011

ONE blogs – JOHN CALDER – Man for Monday: TIME TO SAY NO!

It is time to say no to a great many things. First of all to the ridiculous notion that Tony Blair, an ignorant and simplistic chancer if there ever were one, should ever be considered for the new presidency of President of Europe, when it is not difficult to think of many other more suitable candidates. The position will be purely honorific, and if there is one thing to which Blair has proved himself to be completely devoid of- then it is honour. read more —>