Poetry is championed here, as Abdiel draws on themes in the Bible, Shakespeare, mythology, and the great epic poem, 'Paradise Lost'.
VERSES VERSUS EMPIRE III — The Princess President
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has what it takes to be the next president of the United States, not in 2025 but in 2021 !
VERSES VERSUS EMPIRE III — A Virulent Vaccine
Safety is just one of five key areas in which to assess the Covid vaccines. This analysis also takes a deep dive into Efficacy, Constitutionality, Morality, and Logic, while drawing on prophetic insights from the Bible.
Abdiel's Christmas Tribute to the Robin
The European Robin, which remains in Britain all-year round, is an enchanting songster and, for the poet, a shamanic presence!
VERSES VERSUS EMPIRE III — A Virtuous Virus
Plague was an abolitionist when wielded by Moses. So again today with Covid. When Moses and his brother Aaron first appeared together at Pharaoh's court to demand the liberation of their people, Aaron threw down his staff, which turned into a snake. Though, like the snake, Covid at first appears viperous and venemous, it is the opening gambit in a campaign of abolition. Its ultimate agenda is to heal and set free!
VERSES VERSUS EMPIRE III — Unbidden
On Biden's apparent election victory, November 2020.
VERSES VERSUS EMPIRE III — Overkill
On Britain's second lockdown. The UK goverment continues to overreact and underperform in its Covid response. Telling us we cannot exit the country is a violation of domestic and international law, authoritarian, and above all seriously f****d up. This is the latest entry in VERSES VERSUS EMPIRE.