All Blog Posts Tagged 'poems' (5)

Even more poetry

All written by me~



This Statement is Scientifically Accurate

All your life

every dead flake of skin

sloughed off the back of your hand

contained elements

forged in the belly

of a far off sun,

and you never

suspected

anything.



Life is a Mess

tossed off clothes

pile crumpled sheets

an unmade bed

disorganized

underwear drawer

an unmarked box

our baby pictures

mama’s prayer… Continue

Added by OutlawGirl on November 29, 2009 at 5:35pm — 1 Comment

More Poetry

This one is by me (Stephanie Sargent), like my Transitional Haikus.



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Imagine insignificance,

fathomless night penetrated here ad there

by ghostly dots of light,

snowflakes on an empty asphalt parking lot

thinly spread by winter's first weak gasp,

across

vast black spaces beyond measure,

from their… Continue

Added by OutlawGirl on October 26, 2009 at 9:00pm — No Comments

A Poem about Natural Selection

By Alan Shapiro

Natural Selection

proceeds by chance
and necessity

becomes nonrandom
through randomness

builds complexity
from simplicity

nurtures consciousness
unconsciously

evolves purposelessly
creatures who demand

purpose
and discover

natural selection

Added by OutlawGirl on October 21, 2009 at 1:15am — 3 Comments

Transitional Fossil Haikus

Tiktaalik roseae
voyaged from an ancient sea,
dried his scales on land.

Dimetrodon sails
with warm-blooded synapsids
masts cast to the sun.

Added by OutlawGirl on October 15, 2009 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Secrets of an atheist diary

Logic linking, rational thinking, socratic speaking, skeptical sleuths seeking out truths clouded in conditioned youths determined by causality to seek out the details of debris, part of some ultimate reality, following evidence with each sense condensed through perspectives fence of relativity realized through free inquiry, following leads, pulling out weeds, recognizing breeds thanks to evolution, an elegant solution to the diversity of life, knifed by supernatural beliefs, arrogant chiefs,… Continue

Added by TJMorgan on April 4, 2009 at 7:38am — 2 Comments

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