. Discrimination by Who? YMCA basketball for 7-year olds It’s not the least bit personal, But kids who have no skills at all, Will often seem to find themselves Without much chance to touch the ball. Still one dad, very angrily, Chose bitter confrontation, Proclaiming kids and coaches guilty Of discrimination. Another parent said to him There was no bias on the squad, The sole discrimination being Skills denied his son by God. . . Reward Writing lots of poetry Brings many a reward, But none of them are greater than So rarely being bored. . . Fake News Actors Forsaking news roles With activist goals, They blithely impart Performative art. . . Marital Possessions Men like keeping stuff about, But wives would rather throw it out. . . Russel Winick recently started writing poetry at nearly age 65, after ending a long legal career. He resides in Naperville, Illinois.