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Brain Beat

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Brain Beat

Weaving narrative with mono amines, 
Amino acids, strings of neuropeptides,
Intoxicating bliss inside the center.
Front to back it conducts its own beat.

Beat, beat, little heart of thought
From us your finite infinity grows, 
As copper on green silicon, not a
Free electron present, zero, each small
Element must hold its own charge.

Thinking, soupy throbbing of your head,
Depolarizes string batteries. Strange,
When finding itself within the morning break
Each echo pings the front, sounding inside
Its own empty skull.

Brain your fitting image lost to us 
I held you in my hands, a little heavy,
You weighed them down, gray upon the table
Cold, lifeless, pale, intricate lump

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  1. Date: 10/26/2013 2:42:00 PM
    Congrad's on your win, well done! Light & Love

  1. Date: 10/23/2013 8:46:00 PM
    Shanice, interesting Personifying Science poem.... congrats on the win..... Love Skat <3

  1. Date: 10/22/2013 10:35:00 PM
    Hi Shanice, . CONGRATULATIONS... always & forever~ LINDA

  1. Date: 10/22/2013 10:14:00 AM
    A very intricate and scientific look inside the brain. Very well described. Congrats on the win

  1. Date: 10/20/2013 10:30:00 AM
    Way to go on the contest! Your poem is full of great lines.

  1. Date: 10/18/2013 10:24:00 AM
    Excellent piece, I enjoyed!

  1. Date: 10/18/2013 4:51:00 AM
    Congrats on the first place win in the contest, Shanice

  1. Date: 10/17/2013 10:29:00 PM
    Congratulations on your win. I very much enjoyed your personification of science as a brain. Excellent work. Thanks very much for entering my contest.