Breaking Wind, If Not Silence November 6, 2012Posted by markswill in About me, Navel Gazing, Politics, Schmolitics.
Tags: current-events, middle-east, politics
Since my last rant some seven weeks ago, I’ve had a few stabs at composing another but to no avail, obviously.
I don’t know about yours, but I find that in these blighted times and especially if you’re of a certain age and culture, life is an endless tide of disappointment, failure and betrayal relieved only by brief and increasingly infrequent examples of spiritual generosity and soul-stirring creative venture. As such, there isn’t much worth writing about that isn’t just more of the rut-ploughing whining I’ve been doing for years now.
So on the cusp of a right-wing, tax-avoiding, women-hating religious zealot probably becoming Master of the Universe and then bombing Iran, out-sourcing even more jobs to the Far East and ending his female subjects’ right to choose an abortion, I fear we are all in the same bloody boat. But one thing I can be sure of and is perhaps worth noting is that Trouble Rides a Fast Horse.
Which is all you need to know.
And if you can bear to read more of the same, albeit at greater length, check out the column on the right