WordCity Monthly. February 2021 Issue6


There is not a particle of life that does not bear poetry within it. -Gustave Flaubert Just on the other side of the window from where I write, it is cold. Here in the early half of February, in what's considered a northern part of Canada, even though there's more of the country above than … Continue reading WordCity Monthly. February 2021 Issue6

That Glorious Song of Old by Lori D. Roadhouse, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4


THAT GLORIOUS SONG OF OLD   Wheelchairs and daybeds pushed into the main lounge Patronizing smiles of local touring songsters bob condescendingly, fearfully, up and down to jingling bells lights twinkling in odd syncopation fruitcake doled out to those without restricted diets Virgin Mary and virgin eggnog Raise a toast in palsied hands and swallow … Continue reading That Glorious Song of Old by Lori D. Roadhouse, WordCity Monthly Dec2020 Issue4