Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

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Poem: "Sequential Science"

This is the freebie for the March 2015 Creative Jam. It was prompted by [personal profile] ellenmillion and belongs to the Torn World project.

"Sequential Science"

The earth trembles and shakes,
and the barriers collapse.

The barriers collapse, and
the earth trembles and shakes.

The scientists argue heatedly
over which of these things is true.

Sequential science is a field
fraught with contentions.

Mariyalena straightens her robe,
decks her notes, and steps into the fray.

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