Sonnet #14: a sonnet with your name on it – Shah Afshar

Here are the words to the sonnet: Sonnet #14, a Sonnet with Your Name on it: Shah Afshar We read of heroes, heretics and fools between the lines of truth become confused Conformity confused with “one accord” is stamped with affirmation by the board and God looks down to see the hero’s shame Declared as … More Sonnet #14: a sonnet with your name on it – Shah Afshar

Sonnet #10 – thoughts on the tense search for freedom

Sonnet #10 – 3rd sonnet on the nature and struggle for freedom (from a theological perspective) I set asea, I satisfied allures O freedom made rough passages seem mine until a latent fire ran its course I burned. Do ne’er be turned by freedom’s signs I sought to tow a tossed and vagrant mind Ashore … More Sonnet #10 – thoughts on the tense search for freedom

Sonnet #9 – thoughts on liberating freedom from law

Sonnet #9 – thoughts on liberating freedom Set freedom free to frolic like the Lamb Unless we live our lives here droll and damned Indentured drudges doomed to stumble, scratch through statutes: still life sketches crowded, crammed Set freedom free my friend and loose its latch To let it leap alive until attached and tethered … More Sonnet #9 – thoughts on liberating freedom from law