Poetry And Science

Poetry and Science

Science tries to answer some great questions,

in fact the greatest questions of our day.

cosmos-jumbo

At very least, it offers suggestions

for how to frame these questions, anyway.

6a00d8341bf7f753ef01bb084ce3a3970d-800wi

This role is one that poets, too, have played. Both correlate their data to convey their particular premise and persuade, or at least to accurately portray life’s landscape that they’re able to survey (with focus free from lies or confusions). Both offer cues as to how others may arrive with them at the same conclusions. More fluid, verse permits meanings be mixed. Science prefers that its answers stay fixed.

 

Poetry and Science

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s