A straight line can be drawn from the birth of the modern reactionary right in the 1980s to the ascendancy of similar thinking today

Surely some revelation is at hand. . . .

I find it hard to believe that so many Americans voted for him because they actually want, or actually expect, him to follow through on his endless incantation of wanton threats

There is a familiar clunk as the tines of the rake strike the first clam

East Hampton is a great place for the aesthetically motivated

“Don’t write, type.”

Where this ends I don’t know

I’ve begun hauling my regrets to the dump

I gaze eastward toward Shagwong Point, site of so much, so-long-ago sunshine and merriment

Peace Boat’s mission is to promote a nuclear-free world and the 17 “sustainable development goals” of the United Nations