Stewart McKenzie Poems

Hit Title Date Added
21.
Timesong 06 Cave!

These quantum physicists would have us believe
That universe is full of motion detectors
That switch things off as we approach.
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22.
Rtfm 27 Patient

OED Definition:
Bearing or enduring pain, affliction, or evil of any kind
without discontent or complaint
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23.
Timesong 15 The Repulsive Ocean Of Higgs

It seems that gravity only attracts
In universes of middling sizes
When our universe was tiny
A quantum storm in the Ocean of Higgs
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24.
X Diary 01 A Solitary Lunch Hour

While surveying an empty house –

Abandoned scraps of unknown lives
Lying in corners,
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25.
Joke 12 Two Things About A Horse

There are two things I know about a horse

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26.
Truism 11 Happiness

Food
Shelter
Safety
Health
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27.
Rtfm 13 Monkey See

On a trip to the zoo I came to a room
Where an orangutan was learning a language.
I watched for a while as this patient ape,
Plump from the food rewards of training,
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28.
Landscape 10 Thistledown

Monument Hill glows
A nimbus of dandelion puffballs
Backlit by the setting sun
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29.
Rtfm 23 Poetic Folderol

Scholarly obscurity may clarify
As the scholarship is re-enacted
Yielding meaning like skins of an onion
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30.
Polemic 03 Peace In Our Time

There are no innocent bystanders.
Dependencies entangle us all.

War lurks in a tank of gas,
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