Category Archives: Thinkings and poems

Poetry and social change

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/harriet/2016/05/on-poetry-social-change-claudia-rankine-discusses-adrienne-rich-at-new-yorker   Extract On Poetry & Social Change: Claudia Rankine Discusses Adrienne Rich at New Yorker BY HARRIET STAFF In the most recent New Yorker, Claudia Rankine discusses Adrienne Rich’simpact on her poetry, and explores Rich’s lifelong engagement with literature and social justice movements. More: … Continue reading

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The lore and lure of numbers   like strange fish

Infinities  of  different orders point Like signposts on tbe hills where walkers pass To  places where  just gods were pleased to haunt The common sense reproach will ever taunt Those who sail on other seas  unclassed Infinities  of  different orders … Continue reading

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Different sizes of infinity

https://www.businessinsider.com/the-different-sizes-of-infinity-2013-11?r=US&IR=T Extract Infinity is a powerful concept. Philosophers, artists, theologians, scientists, and people from all walks of life have struggled with ideas of the infinite and the eternal throughout history. Infinity is also an extremely important concept in mathematics. Infinity … Continue reading

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She lied on the sofa

She lied on the sofa No. she lay on the sofa. She got laid on the sofa? I think she did lie She had allies  on the sofa But did  she lie down? Well,we can’t lie up. Yet some lie … Continue reading

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Brown studies

I wonder how I’d feel from day to day If I knew not prime numbers and their play If I’d never heard of “e” and “pi” And still believed that God lived in the sky Even though I’ve not done … Continue reading

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Gravity

Oh, do not let the sun fall in despair As desolation haunts our souls today Leaving us in darkness  cold and bare Can’t  some God or other make life fair? I bet they’re  angry , we no longer pray Oh, … Continue reading

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The future is still fiction, if it’s there.

The little leaves  are red brown in the sun The branches  turned out shapes  are   full of joy Little glitters play on leaves for fun Eden was not totally destroyed We return there in these glances rare As nature and … Continue reading

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Weapons of Lass Destruction

Compulsive Flirting Disorder Symphony Theresa May Losing Certain Election Imitation Syndrome for Triangle and Drum Underflirting  and/or under talking Syndrome  Quarte for piano and oboe ” Underwired Bra Accident Disorder” a new play by Miguel Strain Shapewear  Excessive Itch  Disorder: latest … Continue reading

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It couldn’t be done

    https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/44314/it-couldnt-be-done   It Couldn’t Be Done BY EDGAR ALBERT GUEST Somebody said that it couldn’t be done       But he with a chuckle replied That “maybe it couldn’t,” but he would be one       Who wouldn’t say so till he’d tried. … Continue reading

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The silent visions of the deepest nights

The secrets of  the numbers  are in sight Patience and perception bring us near The silent visions of the dreamsweet nights Is there yet  a growing sense of light As we tiptoe through the maze in doubt and fear? The … Continue reading

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