I don’t miss my misspent youth, not really. There were some good times though and occasionally it is worth it take a little look back. I might have saved these poems for the Poetry Month Celebration, but it seems silly to not do Friday Nite Poetry as well as that, especially when I have two related poems. Here’s to the past and all the fun people I spent it with.
The generation gap is nothing new, and it is going nowhere anytime soon. Every one of us thinks we are going to solve the problems left by those before us, and we all think we are so much more clever than those younger. My generation, Generation X, is really no better or worse that way, but I occasionally like having my fun with them. (more…)