In Honor of Our Veterans

In Honor of our Veterans11/11/19 I wonder, did it feel more frigid for our boys in blue, Holding the line at Valley Forge during the winter of ’77? (Pennsylvania, Dec., 1777) Than it did for our gallant Marines at the “Frozen Chosin” reservoir, A million miles from...

My Colors Are Tried and True

A poem honoring autumn and the perpetual power of love. My Colors Are Tried and True I see a glorious Sugar MapleProspering upon a hill. Her sequined leaves glitter and swaySaluting Nature’s perpetually marching mill. An intensely deep, Blueberry SkyAnd the Sun...

International Day of Peace

International Day of Peace. I recognized this day (Saturday, September 21, 2019) , and the benevolent messages this day represents as a platform for spreading love and peace to all people and all things throughout our world by the use of my recently established three...

Update: Love and Peace, a SIGN for our times!

I, Jeffrey J. Antonucci, ask the people of the world, may I please take a few minutes of your time to share some thoughts and information having to do with the subject of Love and Peace. Today is the International Day of Friendship. I’d like to use the values of love...

Steps to Where?

Leading to a gradient of marauding, twisted trees, A forlorn set of decrepit steps vows “never will we leave.” For decades now, I’ve passed this place and observed their perilous stand. A single act of defiance against an enemy’s groping and treacherous hand. I...

To Honor the Fallen this Memorial Day

To honor the fallen this Memorial Day, an illustration and excerpt from Deep Within a Blueberry Sky: …gaze out at the land before you. A land of freedom and liberty that I, my sisters, and brothers in arms, past, present, and future, gave and will give, our blood,...