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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 […]

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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 […]

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Poem: The Olive Pressed

April 15, 2017 sciphi 3

We have some more guest poetry from Cameron Wood who blog at Cultural Rumbles The Olive Pressed I. The Olive Tree that would my wild branch tame Stood meekly by the pure spring drinking life […]

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Mood and Meter for Pulpy Poets

April 11, 2017 sciphi 18

This is a guest post from a reader. Could he please get in contact with us so I can find out if he wants credit for the post and whether he would be interested in […]

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When truth is viewed as treachery

March 27, 2017 Ben Zwycky 2

When truth is viewed as treachery, Integrity as vice, And beauty as debauchery, That’s when a nation dies. When mercy is a hateful thing, And power is all they crave, The paradise they hope to […]

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I have known…

January 13, 2017 Ben Zwycky 0

Listening to music can be therapeutic, soothing, invigorating, inspiring, heartbreaking, or depressing, much like reading or listening to a story. In fact Hans Zimmer once said that in all the music he composes his primary […]

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The Greatest of These

December 31, 2016 Ben Zwycky 0

As we approach the end of an eventful year, and the start of a new that promises a number of big things in the near future, I could make the standard wish to you all […]

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Priceless Sunday

December 25, 2016 Ben Zwycky 0

On this day of days, we reach the culmination of our Advent Series, with the day that all Advent Sundays look towards, what could be better than Gold Sunday? Priceless Sunday Beyond all hopes, beyond […]

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Gold Sunday

December 18, 2016 Ben Zwycky 1

Continuing on from last week, Silver Sunday, we now move on to the final Advent Sunday: Gold Sunday From mighty Babylon of old Through furnaces and statues gold Endured a voice that prophesied Great future […]