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Nature's Answer



What intelligence exists in our genes
that give them orders to build these machines?

What recipe is found within a seed
that brings forth such variety and breed?

What logic dwells within the flowing air
that makes it disperse and spread everywhere?

What is the wisdom that keeps us alive
to consumes energy just to survive?

What thought gave birth to our universe
that Man yearns to understand and traverse?

The puzzle is the answer that we learn
and discover in awe of all we yearn!

About this poem

I have always found that complex answers exist in the most common things...and the universe is not random, but a pattern of clues in the formation of an intelligent universe.

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Written on August 18, 2008

Submitted by Michaelmatalon on September 09, 2021

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Michael Matalon

I love to discuss topics relating to physics, spirituality & business. I run a private equity investment company, but in my spare time I enjoy writing. more…

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  • teril
    I like your poem. Every day, we walk past so many miracles, not focusing closely enough to formulate the important questions that you ask.
    LikeReplyReport 118 days ago
  • Dougla$Irishman
    I respect your opinion, you are well versed with a full resume and credentials to back you up ! I like the Bible's version of living better. .To each his own !
    I do apologize because I think I am taking this platform too far in the wrong direction, Agreed ? ( We are poets sharing our thoughts, not beliefs ) Live the Life ! 
    LikeReplyReport 110 months ago
  • Dougla$Irishman
    Its me again, don't you know that God can live in you ? If He does, your life is not your own anymore. Its the Holy Spirit, the Holy Comforter that dwells in you !
    Ask and you will receive the meaning of life
    John 3 : 16 John 17:21 
    LikeReplyReport 110 months ago
    • Michaelmatalon
      - While I appreciate your response, I say it's an empty gesture to just say everything is God without looking at the data and trying to understand the nature of things. Then, when you've uncovered the secrets, you will appreciate the wisdom in things much greater than just blank faith. My opinion of course! 
      LikeReplyReport10 months ago
  • Michaelmatalon
    Not a good chat / comment feature, can’t see conversation history. If you ever come to NY, look up, reach out, we’ll get a coffee
    LikeReplyReport 111 months ago
    • Soulwriter
      Just saw this now somehow. You got it! The comments work great - it's just we have a number of different convos going under all your various poems !!
      LikeReplyReport 110 months ago
    • Michaelmatalon
      thanks Charlotte!
      LikeReplyReport10 months ago
  • Soulwriter
    100%!!
    LikeReplyReport11 months ago

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