Flatland Philosopher

The Yard Bird

The Yard Bird By Chris McClure  Contributing Editor   Grasshoppers and beetles, seeds, nuts and fruits, Contentedly clucking and picking at roots A gray-feathered hen

The Futures Market 

The Futures Market  By Chris McClure  Contributing Editor   The futures market has been described As just like riding broncs;  You’re up, then down and

Flatland Philosopher: Going Fishing

Going Fishing Bawling calves and hanging dust That gets in ears and forms a crust Around the nostrils and the lips; The contest has commenced