Analysis of Nature: We Gravitate Together

Karl Constantine FOLKES 1935 (Portland)

With a soulful face,
In tandem, ever apace,
Time marches with space.

Scheme AAA
Poetic Form Tercet 
Metre 10101 0101001 11011
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 68
Words 14
Sentences 1
Stanzas 1
Stanza Lengths 3
Lines Amount 3
Letters per line (avg) 18
Words per line (avg) 4
Letters per stanza (avg) 53
Words per stanza (avg) 12

About this poem

Like Einstein the witty Sage, a pillar of modern physics, his face full of soulful expression, in tandem with all ages, advancing space-time theory, infinitely intertwined, we gravitate together.

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Written on December 29, 2021

Submitted by karlcfolkes on December 29, 2021

Modified by karlcfolkes on September 12, 2022

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Karl Constantine FOLKES

Retired educator of Jamaican ancestry with a lifelong interest in composing poetry dealing particularly with the metaphysics of self-reflection; completed a dissertation in Children’s Literature in 1995 at New York University entitled: An Analysis of Wilhelm Grimm’s “Dear Mili” Employing Von Franzian Methodological Processes. The subject of the dissertation concerned the process of Individuation. more…

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