Category Archives: Science

POEM: This is the end

Listen to this poem using the player above. This is the end this is the end, so settle in grab a bottled water recline in your easy chair do people still have easy chairs? from the east-facing window you should … Continue reading

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POEM: Gingerbread Man

Listen to this post using the player above. Gingerbread Man “I’m uncertain,” said Heisenberg. It was true — he was hard to pin down. You have to get up pretty early in the morning to catch a man traveling 66,000 … Continue reading

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POEM: Creeley’s Balloon

Listen to this poem by pressing the play button above. Written on a lazy afternoon while overdosing on the poetry of Robert Creeley. Creeley’s Balloon Why can’t we feel the Earth going around the sun? Why can’t we feel the … Continue reading

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The original Chuck D

Sadly, this Chuck D is a public enemy in some places, too.

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POEM: William Can’t Tell

The thermodynamic arrow of time has always interested me, both as a concept and a phrase. I wrote this syllabic poem last year, my first such attempt. Thanks to Huw Price for allowing me to use the epigram. Image courtesy … Continue reading

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The world in numbers

Thanks to Bookninja for the link.

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