Michaelmatalon
Joined: Sep 2021

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Michaelmatalon   Junior Member

I love to discuss physics, life, spirituality & business. I run a private equity investment company, but I also love to write. Hope you enjoy

Submitted Poems 33 total

Haiku Theory: POLITICS

Haiku Theory: Politics

Hysteria sells
So it’s repackaged often
Gaslighting voters

They use a weakness
To force voters to relent
Then embrace false truths

We delude ourselves
Each with their version of truth
Naive Realism

We...

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1 month ago

Haiku Theory: CONTEMPLATION

Haiku Theory: CONTEMPLATION

We gaze and we drift
as we contemplate our lives
Unique in our minds

Alone in the dark
Writing poems about life
Watching it pass by

The journey we take
Is a journey we endure
In hope of freedom

As the...

by Michael Matalon

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1 month ago

Haiku Theory: COMPLEXITY

Haiku Theory: COMPLEXITY

A small seed contains
the wisdom to germinate
But without a brain

We are all complex
Billions of cells orchestrate
A sentient one

As entropy grows
Thermal equilibrium
Forms complexity

As humans evolve
...

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1 month ago

Haiku Theory: LIFE

Haiku Theory: LIFE

Sifting through the mess
I find what I’m looking for
In my memory

When life seems unfair
The universe knows what’s best
So go with the flow

Building on the past
We stand in the present form
Older and wiser

...

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1 month ago

Complexity

We start with a singularity, an energetic ignition
That brought forth particles with wild ambition

Boltzmann shows a tendency towards decay
As Newton’s second law will eloquently portray

Energy should dissipate and cool itself down
Instead...

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2 months ago

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thanks

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I’m now into complexity science, read the new Bobby Azarian book.

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thank you, that’s very kind

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Some grammatical errors and spelling mistakes, but this Poem is deep, yet simple to grasp, a message of regret and how time flies. The other poems try too hard with outdated language and lots of negativity.

9 months ago

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I have to say that after reading the winning poems for this month and the previous contests, I’ve come to the conclusion the people using it are the dumbest people on the planet. The winning poems are not good. The fact I didn’t even get runner up on any means this is a garbage site. See ya 

10 months ago

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This resonates with me… people can be so naive or blinded, or in this case deaf to the world around them.

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- 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! 

1 year ago

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whether it's helpful or not, rules are embedded into the human experience, most of the time it's routine & not obvious that some one/some thing is in control

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- all politicians are motivated by votes & deploy the same tactics to solicit voters.

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thanks Charlotte!

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hey Melita! Ok give me a few days!! Where are you located?

1 year ago

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me? Let’s test that…… give me a topic

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thanks Melita

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agreed… thanks

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nice…. Thanks

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