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A Sonnet for Science

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A Sonnet for Science

Science, you’re a cool, efficient fellow. Your counterpart, Humanities, is free to simply feel, while you, with need to KNOW, stir brightest minds with curiosity! You show us God-like strides in every field of your vast knowledge as you tempt mankind each century with wonders of your yield, influencing the world’s each greatest mind, practitioners who then unleash your power for good or bad into the universe. Arts dance while you grow mighty in your tower, like Babel rising. Will you be our curse? Your worshipers are not divine, and they - In raising YOU - may fell the world one day.

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  1. Date: 11/5/2013 5:31:00 PM
    Science seems correct and, for the moment, is. Your poem reveals, however, that knowledge does not guarantee wisdom.

  1. Date: 10/29/2013 10:45:00 PM
    Like the unique topic on this poem. love phyl

  1. Date: 10/23/2013 8:49:00 PM
    Hi Andrea, , interesting Personifying Science poem.... congrats on the win..... Love Skat <3

  1. Date: 10/22/2013 10:39:00 PM
    Andrea, . CONGRATULATIONS... always & forever~ LINDA

  1. Date: 10/22/2013 4:53:00 PM
    I wanted to re-visit this poem. It read like a winner and I am pleased to see that you have another winner under your belt. Bravo!

  1. Date: 10/22/2013 10:50:00 AM
    Another WOW from me. That last stanza is totally amazing! Congrats on your win

  1. Date: 10/18/2013 4:41:00 PM
    Wow Andrea! You really stuck it to um with this baby...And what about this rhyme scheme? Still trying to figure it out...Congrats - Tim

  1. Date: 10/18/2013 5:01:00 AM
    Congrats on the win in the contest, Andrea

  1. Date: 10/17/2013 11:09:00 PM
    This was an interesting approach and a challenging read. Congratulations, RAY

  1. Date: 10/17/2013 10:50:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win. Thanks so much for entering my contest. I like the way you talk to the person of science. Good control of your form, enjoyed reading it.

  1. Date: 10/15/2013 6:23:00 PM
    I agree, science and technology are not always a good thing for humanity. It certainly was not meant to be toyed with. This was a very intellectual observation, Andrea. A great poem, with a great message! I wish you the best of luck in the contest!...Thank you for the great comments. Yes, I do watch The Walking Dead, and it is an awesome series!

  1. Date: 10/10/2013 7:03:00 PM
    This more like a sonnet of doom lol, lighten up will yer Petal lol, without science we will never escape this planet, and if we don't, we is doomed for certain, nevertheless a great write making a solid point. Take care, Richard

  1. Date: 10/6/2013 5:18:00 PM
    The difference between heaven and hell. Is who has the power to ring the bell. Within each soul we have control to do his bid or die. Your poem makes me wonder if we ever will know why. Peace. :) soup

  1. Date: 10/3/2013 10:46:00 PM
    nicely done and cleverly written... Goodnight...Linda

  1. Date: 10/2/2013 3:08:00 PM
    So well stated dearest Andrea..Science is so important and scientists so intelligent.Their main sponsor is definitely God ..God is all and all is God.That is what i believe of course.I do agree that all these scientific steps can lead to better future or a mass failure one day.Excellent thoughts penned.Im still so happy for your haiku dear..big hug

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    Date: 10/2/2013 3:10:00 PM Block poet from commenting on your poetry


    Some scientists give us the seven wonders of man made creations and technologies but others tickle mother nature's senses..One day she might get very angry : )
  1. Date: 10/1/2013 3:17:00 PM
    Aha..Andrea very good thoughts displayed here good to have dropped by, catch you later..'

  1. Date: 10/1/2013 10:15:00 AM
    Hi, my dearest friend Andrea! I adore this super amazing poem of yours about science. You did this very well. My fave. I'm not teaching this subject but I love it both with the one I'm teaching.:)). so glad I've stopped by here tonight. Thank you so much for sharing & everything esp. your precious time stopping by my blog. I'm so sorry, if i only come now. i've missed reading your poems already but I'll come back to read more ok. Miss u. My b-day is 5th like u. love lots & big hugs,Leonora

  1. Date: 10/1/2013 6:55:00 AM
    Ah the caution of false worship, only our God is truly worthy of that dear Andrea, as usual you have expressed your feelings perfectly, you're work is always a pleasure to read, sending you big hugs, xxx

  1. Date: 10/1/2013 6:25:00 AM
    excellent chemistry with the pen beautiful piece

  1. Date: 9/30/2013 7:22:00 PM
    That's great--a sonnet for science!Excellent write And a stunning end line.

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