Ron Sparks Author, Poet



I started blogging on my original website called “Cyber-Thoughts by Ron Sparks” in the mid 1990’s before blogs were a thing. Herein you’ll find musings on politics, religion, social justice, philosophy, science, and more. Enjoy.

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It’s all over social media.  It’s roaring through Facebook, Instagram, Reddit, and every social network. We’ve ben so inundated with
Patriotism is defined, by, as  “devoted love, support, and defense of one’s country; national loyalty.” That’s it; that’s all
Cancer is a Terrorist.  And terrorists are a cancer. On September 11, 2001 a group of determined terrorists shocked, horrified,
February 6th, 2016 My wife and I arrive in Port Liberty, New Jersey after driving at little over 5 hours
Are we what we hate?  Are we more interesting for what we dislike than for what we like?  I fell
For almost two decades, my buddy Chaz has been angry / annoyed / perturbed at me because he intentionally misunderstood
As a micropoet, I see a lot of confusion and misinformation in my Twitter feed about haiku, tanka, and cinquain.
The Role of Science Fiction in Poetry A justification for scifaiku Recently, while trying to define and explain “scifaiku” to
There’s a lot of tips and tricks on how to bear writer’s block.  Ultimately, as we all know, the only
Anyone can tell you Venus is the second closest planet to the sun. Or that it’s hotter than the devil’s

Ron Sparks Author, Poet

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Ron Sparks

Ron Sparks is a technology professional, science fiction and fantasy author and poet living in Zurich, Switzerland. His latest book "ONI: Satellite Earth Series Book 1" is available on


A man of many passions, I lay claim to a myriad of interests and hobbies. Among them, I am an amateur astronomer, an avid motorcycle rider, a whiskey aficionado, a (poor) surfer, a scuba diver, a martial artist, a student of philosophy, a proponent of critical thinking, a technologist, an entrepreneur, a cancer survivor, and I harbor a lifelong love of science fiction and fantasy. Feel free to strike up a conversation on the social networks below.

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