Kelly Kurt

Gold Star - 201,439 Points (1/14/1958 / Cedar Rapids Iowa)

Iron - Poem by Kelly Kurt

Catalyst for chlorophyll formation in plants
Essential for hemoglobin in humans
The core of our planet
The core of our civilization
Carbon turns it to steel
Carbon based life turns it to tools

Topic(s) of this poem: hope, life, love, memory, nature, science, thoughts

Comments about Iron by Kelly Kurt

  • Christopher Tye (10/17/2016 9:01:00 AM)

    Really great poem, well thought out work on a often overlooked metal. (Report) Reply

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  • Anita Sharma (9/21/2015 11:01:00 AM)

    very wise write..loved it much (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt (9/21/2015 12:18:00 PM)

    Thank you. Even Iron is worthy of poetry

  • Jahooru Islam (3/26/2015 1:45:00 PM)

    a nice scientific thought..... & iron is found in the fruits & vegs too....The core of our planet
    The core of our civilization....keeping it in the core of HEART too....ok get 10 for it
    SAKI SABRE at Dhaka! !
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    Kelly Kurt (3/26/2015 3:10:00 PM)

    Thank you for your kind and generous comments. It means a lot to me.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Poem Edited: Monday, April 20, 2015

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