I Am Venus

I am not especially large. I orbit my sun. I reflect him when darkness encroaches And give evidence of his brilliance. But when I stand between him and his business-- I'm not impressive.

Whoa, Man!

I've been interested in word origins since I was very little. And I used to think the word "woman" meant, or was short for, "whoa, man!" (Seemed appropriate for public restroom doors.) Even as a child, I could see the "man" in the word. If we go back to the original concepts behind the idea, … Continue reading Whoa, Man!