An Evening with Zork (RR)

An Evening with Zork (RR)

“AN ANIMAL THAT FEEDS UPON ITSELF” by OPOVV, ©2019 (Oct. 14, 2019) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘The Pulse of the Nation,’ where we’ve been invited to spend an evening with Professor Zorkophsky, the eminent author of numerous textbooks, novels and recently honored by Hollywood for the blockbuster ‘Dandelion War.’ We’re at the […]

Professor Zorkophsky Chimes In (RR)

Professor Zorkophsky Chimes In (RR)

“THE CONCEPT OF TIME” by OPOVV, ©2018 (Apr. 18, 2018) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘The Pulse of the Nation,’ your dependable source for the ‘Three Happenings: has happened; is happening; and will happen.’ Did I read that right? I wouldn’t’ve said it like that. I would’ve said ‘What it was; is […]

A Night Under the Stars (RR)

A Night Under the Stars (RR)

“JUST BECAUSE YOU CAN DOESN’T MEAN YOU SHOULD” by OPOVV, ©2016 (Dec. 19, 2016) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the ‘Pulse of the Nation’s Prime Time Player’s Christmas Pageant.’ Hello, I’m your Roving Reporter and will be your MC this evening, so just sit back, relax and enjoy the show. “To […]

What’s That You Say, Master Jack? (RR)

What’s That You Say, Master Jack? (RR)

“GREY PIECES OF MATTER” by OPOVV, ©2016 (Jul. 9, 2016) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to a special edition of ‘Pulse of the Nation.’ Due to a dangerous and, apparently, infectious brain disease running rampant throughout the world, and what just took place on the streets of Dallas, Texas, we’re back at the […]

Open Thine Eyes and Spirit (RR)

Open Thine Eyes and Spirit (RR)

“THE COVENANT” by OPOVV, ©2016 (Apr. 3, 2016) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘The Pulse of the Nation.’ Today’s a special treat for y’all: we’ve been invited back to the First Baptist Church over on Hawthorn Street by the good pastor Robert. And speaking of whom, here he is now. “Hello, […]

Islam for Dummies (RR)

Islam for Dummies (RR)

“THE STATE’S HANDBOOK” by OPOVV, ©2016 (Jan. 19, 2016) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, as you can plainly see, we’re back in the fortune-teller’s tent on the midway at a carnival here in Lake Worth, Florida, the home of the ‘Newly-wed or nearly dead,’ for another reading from Madam La Cheri. The viewers really liked […]

“Merry Christmas” for Real or to Offend? (RR)

“Merry Christmas” for Real or to Offend? (RR)

“TODAY’S CHRISTIAN SOLDIERS” by OPOVV, ©2015 (Dec. 8, 2015) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. One thing about growing older is that the concept of  ‘tomorrow’ gets to mean more and more like ‘later.’ I mean, it feels like not long ago we had a Christmas and here we are at it again, which is good, […]

Stupidity Factor Climbing (RR)

Stupidity Factor Climbing (RR)

“EDUCATION IS THE KEY” by OPOVV, ©2015 (May 29, 2015) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. Roving Reporter here at the ‘Institute of What’s Happening’ smack-dab in the epicenter of, well, there’s just no other word for it, is there? Stupidity, otherwise known as ‘The Nation’s Capitol: Washington, D.C.’ We’re in the outer offices of the […]

Wooing Wyoming

Wooing Wyoming

“THEY ARE THE AGGRESSORS” by TPATH Contributor Tabitha Korol, ©2014 (Jan. 21, 2014) — I became aware of an invitation issued to 125 libraries across our nation, a lure for these institutions of learning to participate in a five-part reading and discussion series, titled “Let’s Talk About It: Muslim Journeys.” I do not use the […]

Even-Steven Trade

Even-Steven Trade

VIOLENCE VS. PEACE by OPOVV, ©2013 (Sep. 25, 2013) — It’s simple: we give them Muslims, they give us Jews and Christians; how simple can it get? No new houses have to be built, an even trade, and everyone is as happy as a clam. Look, having Muslims within the borders of our country is pretty […]