Boykind MAG

September 18, 2015
By khaliljibran BRONZE, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
khaliljibran BRONZE, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania
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And there, there
lie in the explosion of intellect:
lights and sounds and colors and forms –
primordial, a soup, it was
molecules and asteroids and spaceships and pixels
colliding; all the while,
great celestial beings were birthed by
gravity – by their own merit – by
natural attraction, the powers of love and curiosity
it cost God a holy week
to complete Creation; yet
it took Adam but a sinful day
to be
the discoverer of Earth, and
it didn’t happen in that order – the way
most would like to believe



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on Nov. 10 2016 at 8:29 pm
ItsTimeToBegin PLATINUM, Lexington, Massachusetts
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I'm going to go back to this poem over and over again

on Jun. 17 2016 at 4:00 am
Ray--yo PLATINUM, Kathmandu, Other
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Favorite Quote:
God Makes No Mistakes. (Gaga?)
"I have hated the words and I have loved them, and I hope I have made them right." -Liesel Meminger via Markus Zusac, "The Book Thief"

I was extremely impressed the first time I read this in the magazine, it is no surprise you won a contest. Incredible, incredible work.


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