Essays from D.O.T.R.

Essays From Defense of the Republic

Thoughts, Ideas, Concepts, Opionions

You may not agree. My requests: consideration of the words offered here. Every idea may not be valid in your world, but our world changes faster than we can grasp. Tomorrow some concepts may not be so foreign to you.

The Great American Myth

The short outline on Romantic Love, it is the model for the young girl in the West, being in love with love. Her hero has no flaws and he will walk through fire and slay dragons for her– Not for sex, but for love. Romantic love roots are in Courtly Love, the practice of loving…

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Tough Life

In defense of the people in power, I can see how they moved so far so quickly. Poll driven politics took them off course. The democrats ran a government for eight years based on polls. To counter, the republicans felt they had to move left. And today, they continue to march in lock step to…

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