MICHELIN STAR GARDEN Pre-dawn, Sun ignites rivers of silver neon where escargot dine.Read more "MICHELIN STAR GARDEN"
Originally posted on Sudden Denouement Collective:
The magician on the television invited his audience to discern how he worked his prestidigitation. Lying on his stomach in front of the screen, Little Timmy propped himself higher on his elbows. He was eager to learn. The magician said, ”Belief is the key.” So Timmy sat up and…
NUCLEAR DISSIDENT ISOTOPES Neutrons come and go. If their ratio’s heavy, … instability.Read more "NUCLEAR DISSIDENT ISOTOPES"
It’s not in a far distant galaxy. It’s less than a thousand light years away – This gassy rope of stellar nursery a sine wave, crisscrossing our Milky Way. Nine thousand light years long, not far from Earth, astronomers today just noticed it. Although parts of it were seen giving birth, our optics […]Read more "THE RADCLIFFE WAVE (“More Things in Heaven …”)"
Eurythenes plasticus is a species of amphipod, first described in 2020. It was named in reference to the PET (polyethylene terephthalate) plastic found in its stomach.Read more "Eurythenes plasticus"
TAKE ME TO YOUR LEADER? WELL … Let me rephrase that: Take me to someone with whom to exchange knowledge.Read more "TAKE ME TO YOUR LEADER? WELL …"
Thank you, HIGH SHELF PRESS Chronic Hypochondriac She finally saw the specialist who told her to stop diagnosing herself. She’d no macular degeneration — just eyestrain from searching the internet, and her kidneys were not about to fail; She only needed proper hydration. Though she got prescriptions to aid her ills, she […]Read more "CHRONIC HYPOCHONDRIAC"
CETACEAN SOUL SEARCH When a whale looks you in the eye, it’s to communicate and learn – species to species. A whale’s eye is a picture window to its soul – a panoramic view of kind receptiveness deeper than, by comparison, our tiny brains. It’s not just the size differential that tells you […]Read more "CETACEAN SOUL SEARCH"
published 2019, Cathexis Northwest Press BEHIND THE HAIKU Small puddles of words reflect, refract and reveal recent waterworks.Read more "BEHIND THE HAIKU"
BETELGEUSE (Big Orange Ball Of Hot Air) An elderly giant, beyond your time,. you were the candidate most thought might blow; you fit the classic, tragic paradigm. All focused on you, expecting a show … “The hotter the star, the briefer its span.” When recently you began to look dim, we hoped to […]Read more "BETELGEUSE (Big Orange Ball Of Hot Air)"