Kelly Kurt

Gold Star - 196,473 Points (1/14/1958 / Cedar Rapids Iowa)

Regress-Progress (Senryu) - Poem by Kelly Kurt

First cause wasn't mind
Consciousness is emergent
Think for yourself

Topic(s) of this poem: life

Form: Senryu

Comments about Regress-Progress (Senryu) by Kelly Kurt

  • Akhtar Jawad (1/15/2016 3:44:00 AM)

    Yes, plants don't have a mind but still conscious and are living. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt (1/15/2016 1:09:00 PM)

    Plants, Protista and other forms of life are living. I can neither confirm nor deny a state of consciousness within them

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  • Souren Mondal (1/14/2016 2:26:00 AM)

    Somewhere down the line, thinking is becoming a lost art and merely acquising to doctrines that make little sense is apparently the norm... It amuses me how little we understand and yet how much we brag about things that are, at best myths or superstitions, and blatant lies at worst.. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt (1/14/2016 9:17:00 AM)

    We want to believe but should care if what we believe is true

  • Kumarmani Mahakul (1/14/2016 1:59:00 AM)

    Think for self and self realization makes fortune for life. Wise and interesting sharing done definitely.10 (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt (1/14/2016 9:16:00 AM)

    One must start by being skeptical of all claims that seem dubious

  • Kim Barney (1/13/2016 12:03:00 PM)

    Always good advice to think for yourself.
    Well done.
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    Kelly Kurt (1/13/2016 4:01:00 PM)

    If one cares what they believe is true, they will take advantage of this ability

  • Mohammed Asim Nehal (1/13/2016 11:59:00 AM)

    Superb! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! Nicely written, Sir. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt (1/13/2016 4:00:00 PM)

    Thank you. If only we were given the opportunity to do so without indoctrination as children

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016

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