Check-Mating Free Will

  Free will exists. It has no choice but to exist. Our entire legal system is predicated on its existence. However free will has its limitations. Imagine a game of chess. A player is of course free to choose any move he desires. Move a pawn, a knight, a rook, try a philidor defence or…

Diwan of Free-Will

Distant Refrain   An olive tree in the white yard, Casts shadows of lips dry like sand. An olive tree in the white yard, Casts shadows without the tyranny of blue. The foreign soil makes its branches strangers, And it, like me, blooms far from home.   An olive tree in the white yard.  …