Ursula Chases Flying Squirrels #2

Ursula K. Le Guin -- Photo by Marian Wood KolischUrsula K. Le Guin

Slumping Texas Governor Veers Hard Right, Courting Tea Party Vote.

(headline on a story in Slate by Will Oremus, 25 Oct. 11)

It’s the Texas Tetrathlon: slump, veer, court, and fake. Think of the physical and moral flexibility involved in it. Remarkable!


Out Here coverUrsula K. Le Guin is a founding member of Book View Cafe. One of her recent books is Out Here: Poems and Images from Steens Mountain Country, co-authored with photographer Roger Dorband.

She contributed an original poem, “In England in the Fifties,” to Book View Café’s anthology Breaking Waves, which benefits the Gulf Coast Oil Spill Fund.



Ursula Chases Flying Squirrels #2 — 5 Comments

  1. Bwahaha! Nancy, that’s great! However, I think that Perry is too dry and scaly a mouthful even for the Tea Party. They’re moving on to more palatable candidates; at least Newt is plump!