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Thursday, October 02, 2008


by Bill Costley

“A woman with a skinning-knife…”
slowly muses AK Gov. Sarah Palin,
“can cut the heart out of any man
in a pin-striped suit. I will again;
I'll truss up & skin that Sen."
Alaskans agree, half a million
hands on their skinning-knives.

Bill Costley serves on the Steering Committee of the San Francisco Bay area chapter of the National Writers' Union.