Swallow me whole
Body and soul
Not just to the middle
But all of my quiddle…
John Stuart Mill cogently argued that liberalism requires more than laws to protect free speech. Liberals must also guard against “the tyranny of the prevailing opinion and feeling.” That defensive principle must also be applied to a controversial antagonist like Milo Yiannopoulos.
If freedom of movement is a universal panacea, why not adopt it throughout the Middle East?
Forbidden Thoughts is a new science fiction anthology, full of stories that are politically incorrect. Two of the stories are by me, meaning I am in very bad company. But irrespective of the current locus of mainstream tastes and opinions, there will always be a need to present alternatives.
I’m a little light bulb, hanging on the tree.
Though you use me every year, you never think of me.
Wasting electricity on twinkly lights to bring pleasure to your lives,
But you could get the very same thing by looking at the skies…
Flash fiction about toes that stop touching the ground.
Some believe that Trump and Clinton are competing to be leaders of the free world. Outside of the USA, few will share that belief.
A poem for an old friend who needs nothing and has more than she knows.
A poem inspired by a pillar of rock that stands upon a beach, opposing the waves that lap around it.