Noam Chomsky is one of the most cited scholars alive today and his work has played a vital role in linguistic, cognitive sciences, philosophy, and politics

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Noam Chomsky, by Duncan Rawlinson, CC BY 2.0


The myths of an exceptional America and why we actually need them

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Photo by Kevin Lanceplaine on Unsplash


We can change the world, but it requires that we relearn how to think about the world, and our place within it.

This essay is an outline of the problems faced by our society, the reasons for those issues, and the options for changing the world we live in through the act of striving.


Activating a reader’s imagination by directing their inner eye

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Photo by Mohammad Gh on Unsplash


we’re told that the goal must always be to “see the other side” but what does this actually mean?

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“Leap, Don’t Lag!” says the vintage pro-war-bonds poster.


Mere productivity cannot be the goal, nor can creative productivity be reached by force

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Photo by RhondaK Native Florida Folk Artist on Unsplash


the unconscious (and not-so unconscious) biases within the roleplaying community

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Photo by Damir Spanic on Unsplash



in the post-covid Anthropocene, it’s more than just technology that needs to change, it’s the culture

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Photo by Huy Tu on Unsplash


E-bike technology, innovation, and global welfare

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Photo by Makoto KASHIWABARA on Unsplash

About

Odin Halvorson

Odin Halvorson is a poet and published short-story author seeking to make the world a better place by beginning with himself.

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