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!

–UKL


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.

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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!