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Beauty’s Message

January 18, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

To what does purest beauty bear witness in its prime? What message does it send to us that transcends space and time? That we are not the pinnacle of all there is to be; There […]

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A Flock of Fools

January 14, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

Here lies in wait a flock of fools All keen and primed to mock and sneer At all that they don’t understand And all that hints at what they fear.   Let not their snickers […]

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January 7, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

  Forested deep purity Dusted with a winter’s glow; Crystalline perpetuity Takes its place in nature’s show. Fresh sunlight plays with diamonds soft That glisten as they sing In silent awe that drifts aloft A […]

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No New Year’s resolutions

January 1, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

No New Year’s resolutions, No fashionable fears. No trendy ways to see the world Or stop imagined tears. I’ll stand upon the bedrock Of truth that conquered all; Defying time’s great ravages And even death’s […]

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A Simple Gate

December 24, 2014 Ben Zwycky 0

I stand before a simple gate, Hoping it is not too late To be summoned in to see The answer to my mystery. What power lies beyond those beams? What images will haunt my dreams? […]


 C.S. Lewis on Transhumanism

December 21, 2014 Ben Zwycky 0

“It is not the greatest of modern scientists who feel most sure that the object, stripped of its qualitative properties and reduced to mere quantity, is wholly real. Little scientists, and little unscientific followers of […]

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A New Life

December 21, 2014 Ben Zwycky 0

After four sons, yesterday was my daughter’s first birthday. I wrote this the week after she was born:   A New Life   A new life is in our arms, new hopes and dreams unspoken, […]