Politics

One Child

November 28, 2015 Ben Zwycky 5

“One child is enough for you, the rest you will discard. It’s in our nation’s interest; this choice is not so hard.” A parent’s pure delight is turned into a source of woe, As they […]

Superversive Verse

Improving on a Perfect Day

September 15, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

An impossible burden is bearable, an obstinate obstacle moved; a sorrow is shortened and lightened, a perfect day is improved;   the briefest sweet moment’s eternal, transient joy multiplied; you’ll not stay down when you’ve […]

Philosophy & Theology

Restraint by Ben Zwycky

April 3, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

The most innocent of all of us was ruthlessly betrayed, Publicly humiliated, tortured, torn and flayed; Forced up a hill to be upon it gruesomely displayed, Yet most distressing was the message that this act […]

Superversive Verse

The Greatest Joy

March 12, 2015 Ben Zwycky 0

We’re slandered and insulted, Betrayed and ridiculed Potrayed as evil, backward And so effortlessly fooled.   Relentless in their mockery, Comfortable with lies, They never tire of poking fun At those they so despise.   […]