Superversive Verse

Upstream

May 17, 2018 Ben Zwycky 0

The mighty salmon swims upstream to die and to give birth; We, too, must resist the flow and climb for all our worth. The world spews out debauchery and every kind of sin In waves […]

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Generosity

May 10, 2018 Ben Zwycky 0

Observe the grasses’ greeting as they wave within the wind; They bless the ground beneath our feet as if we’d never sinned. The quiet kindness of the trees feeds rivers in the sky; They offer […]

Superversive Verse

Eighteen Years Ago

May 2, 2018 Ben Zwycky 0

Today is the anniversary of the first time I contacted my wife. My first email was sent on the first of May, and she read it on the second, so at the end of every […]

Superversive Verse

Sinking

April 16, 2018 Ben Zwycky 0

As I sank into the swamp that promises a pointless death, My mind was so resigned to giving up my final breath I expected to be taunted with a multitude of straws, Or lectured on […]

Art & Music

Silent Night

December 22, 2017 Ben Zwycky 0

A while back I got another use out of my Evil McPersuadey Mind-Control Ray and Ear Cleaner (Patent Pending) to convince my parents to make a large contribution towards upgrading my recording equipment for my […]

Superversive Verse

Such As These

December 21, 2017 Ben Zwycky 2

Trudging through a wintry plain As toes begin to freeze; Kind eyes look down from heaven To watch over such as these. Disfigured outcasts stumble on, All ravaged with disease; Holy hands don’t fear to […]

Art & Music

There’s no Force upon the Earth

September 8, 2017 Ben Zwycky 2

It’s my wedding anniversary today, here is this year’s poem/song. This one was a bit of a rush job to produce after coming back from DragonCon, so is a little less polished than I would […]

Art & Music

A Tale of the Once And Future King

September 5, 2017 Ben Zwycky 0

After a highly enjoyable discussion of the Classic The Once and Future King by T.H. White at DragonCon over the weekend, I was able to makes some new friends and give the premier showing of the […]

Superversive Verse

We Celebrate Another Year

August 26, 2017 Ben Zwycky 2

It is my wife’s never-you-mindth birthday today, here is this year’s poem/song: We Celebrate Another Year We celebrate another year Of your treasured presence here On this day, we’d like to say How much you […]

Culture

The Superversive in Film: Krull

June 15, 2017 Bradford Walker 0

If there is a movie I saw in my childhood, not already part of a major franchise, that I love whole-heartedly and would not hesitate to anyone looking for something Superversive in a feature film, […]