“All lower love is but a schooling for the highest love.” – Rudolf Steiner
Tag / beauty
A bit of microfiction with a splash of autobiography…
tanka ’18 (at the tech conference)
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Note: A tanka is a Japanese short poem form akin to a haiku, but with a five line structure built of 5-7-5-7-7 syllables. The spirit of these sentiments were wonderfully anticipated by Walt Whitman in 1865 with his ‘When I Heard the Learn’d Astronomer’, though I consider the contemporary picture to be far more hellish. ( Whitman’s poem and a decent recitation ).
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