Category Archives: All the king’s horses and all the king’s men

Nursery Rhymes And Fairy Tales Revisited

     I’ve started a new category for your reading pleasure, “Nursery Rhymes and Fairy Tales Revisited” in which I take a bizarre look at the stories that we tell our children when they are young. All of them happy, … Continue reading

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The American Caesar

     I haven’t posted anything too political for a while now. So let’s get on with the show..      I hope you like it, and whatever your interpretation(s) may be, I would be interested in hearing. Jake. The American Caesar And the … Continue reading

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A Lady On A Horse

     I hate my new hours..They seem to be interfering with the quality of my blog. Okay, maybe quality isn’t exactly the correct word for my blogs… They seem to be interfering with the amount of quality time that I … Continue reading

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A Royal Blessing

     Why don’t we stay on the “royal” subject one more day? Though this one is not about death and greed, it’s about a wish for all things royal,  for anyone who reads it.       As kings and queens is … Continue reading

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The King’s Family

What riches bring to human kind  be not always joyful bliss, for hatred’s bred from out of greed, if but one coin, be missed. ~Jack Downing~ Enough said, Jake. The Kings Family Once there was a rich man, so rich, he thought he be, … Continue reading

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Sports In Haiku

 Here’s my first attempt at “Haiku”  of which, I have nary a clue so when you have finished and my stature’s diminished  well, I had nothing better to do..      Non-critical comments gracefully accepted..All others get trashed..      Let us all have a … Continue reading

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Chivalry

     I was reminded of this short poem recently, when a “gentleman” neglected to hold a door open, (and certainly did not offer for her to precede him) for a lady who was approaching close-by. There was no possible way … Continue reading

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