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Loving Nature without loving God is a neat trick But as I love Nature, how could I complain? Are you a humanist? Spinoza a guy with a large brain Defined God as Nature; if one is not the other, then please do take your pick When you are very civilized the wild jungle or temptation: -Less your cup of tea- Then God surely is not Love, how bitter can you be? Without moral compass: (We are so rude) Without chlorophyll: damnation Without morals indeed I may be lost. Without life much worse: God without Nature: it’s just no good, or to me, a curse. Nature excluding God’s creation, I add, gave birth to the capitalist his saw He logged the wood, set fire to the Amazon and this he named the law Since the two, towards each other being amorous: Nature and its God, as Spinoza be my guide: synonymous

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Date: 6/11/2020 5:39:00 AM
Hi I do not think God is almighty, me personally. But vulnerable instead. This is my science project. Kind regards Yoram Government has read it and agrees with some of it. (And says thanks.)
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Date: 6/11/2020 4:10:00 AM
Love the nature but not without the Almighty God; yes...........superbly penned and shared the poem
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Date: 5/31/2020 3:00:00 PM
This is the work of a Yiddishe Kopf. Yours sparkles, Yoram! Thoroughly enjoyed. Best wishes, Gershon
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Date: 5/5/2020 11:42:00 AM
I am not familiar with Spinoza, but I am thoroughly intrigued. Thank you for this thought provoking and eloquent write, Yoram; it adds sparks to much that already occupies my mind. Warm regards, mo
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Maureen McGreavy
Date: 5/5/2020 12:23:00 PM
...poetry hugs from Canada.
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Maureen McGreavy
Date: 5/5/2020 12:22:00 PM
You have inspired me to crack open my "Great Ages Of Western Phipsophy" collection, which I have set out in the sun to fumigate, that old book smell a little overwhelming. I see no signs of struggle in your writing, my compliments to you!
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Yoram Diamand
Date: 5/5/2020 12:11:00 PM
Thanks! My first poem at Poetry Soup. Spinoza was a Dutch guy, and he was excommunicated by his Jewish community. The orthodox Jews still hate him for his free spirit. I am Dutch too, struggling with the English language. :-) Best wishes Yoram
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Maureen McGreavy
Date: 5/5/2020 11:56:00 AM
Welcome to Poetry Soup!