The Christmas Date Rape Song

Does anyone else besides me find the continuously played, every couple recorded, Christmas song “Honey it's cold outside” a little creepy? That line “hey, what's in that drink?” says it all. Who the hell serves roofies for Christmas?   Written by Basil Rene © 2015 All Rights Reserved

What Lengths For Perfection

I originally wrote this in late spring Over the past week I have been observing the dandelions growing on my lawn, and admiring their strength and fortitude. I stand there looking at their beautiful yellow gleam in the new morning light, dew gently settled on their petals and wonder why people just get so upset…