Winston Churchill Haiku

Big ol' crybabies Can save the world from Hitler As well as any. (Apologies for my silence lately. I just haven't been feeling well lately. Mea culpa.) It is true that Winston Churchill was a self-confessed 'blubberer', so don't feel bad if you (like him, and me) cry easily. You can still fight Nazis and … Continue reading Winston Churchill Haiku

Jennie Jerome Haiku

Fair Britain, beware! American women come To charm trousers off. Today on Royal Mistress Week, we have the fabulous and scandalous Jennie Jerome, mother of Winston Churchill. (Poor Winnie inherited his good looks from his father.) Jennie was born in Brooklyn in 1854, the middle of three daughters and a descendent of one of George … Continue reading Jennie Jerome Haiku