Ernest Lawrence Thayer’s poem Casey at the Bat by Kaye Spencer #poetry #firestarpress #baseball

For my June article on the Fire Star Press, I’ve continued with the poetry theme that I began in May with My Papa’s Waltz (HERE)

Theodore Roethke’s ‘My Papa’s Waltz’ – not over-analyzed – by Kaye Spencer #poetry #firestarpress #poems

My article for May on the Fire Star Press blog is about my favorite poem. Below is the entire article as posted there.   American

Wash Your Hands, Roger – Lava Soap – by Kaye Spencer #classictv #vintagecommercials #handwashing #firestarpress

In my article on the Fire Star Press blog for last Monday, March 23rd, I took a brief look at the history of Lava soap.

Bildungsroman (and a favor from readers) by Kaye Spencer #firestarpress #comingofage

My February article on the Fire Star Press blog explains the origin, meaning, and usage of the word Bildungsroman (pronounced: bill-doongz-roh-man). Bildungsroman is a literary

41 years ago April 22 – The Blues Brothers debuted on SNL by Kaye Spencer #prairierosepubs #BluesBrothers #SNL

Forty one years ago… April 22-1978 – The soon-to-become legendary band the Blues Brothers debuted on Saturday Night Live. The frontmen for the Blues Brothers,

February #blogabookscene & Excerpt from Give Me Tomorrow by Kaye Spencer #PrairieRosePubs #vampireromance

For a quick, uplifting diversion, stop in at the Fire Star Press to read an “All You Need is Love” excerpt from my contemporary cowboy/vampire

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