Release – A Sonnet

This is my attempt at a Shakespearean-style Sonnet.  It is not exactly “top shelf” but I beg your indulgence, as this is a release moment for me.  I finally felt the courage to tell a story of heartbreak and freedom in a 14 line iambic pentameter verse. I shall never forget when we first met.…

Worldview: The word which has empowered propaganda machines of the left and right

Worldview (n.) – a comprehensive conception or apprehension of the world especially from a specific standpoint. (Merriam-Webster Dictionary) Worldview is everything in political belief, whether or not we wish to admit it. What dictates beliefs from an ideological standpoint varies widely from person to person. The extremes of both sides of the ideological aisles often fail…