Roadside Poetry (updated) The little red sequential fencepost signs sponsored by Burma Shave cream with clever and whimsical rhymes out on the pre-interstate highways of mid-century America. In her room Tilting a broom Learning nuclear physics Watching on Zoom. BURMA SHAVE There would be four or five one by three-foot signs posted off the highwayContinue reading “The little red signs that made you smile. For at least a mile.”
It seemed like flu. Was an awful task. It turned out Covid. He forgot his mask. BURMA SHAVE. Google Burma Shave signs on Wikipedia. Fun little red ad signs posted on sequential fence posts decades ago out on the highways of America.