Cartesian in K

Cartesian in K

A Chapter by Debbie Barry
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Written in 11th grade, a poem about being. The "K" was because I used my middle name, Kathie, all through high school.

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Cartesian in K

 


June 4, 1986


I am you,
You are me,
We are we
Who do perceive.


Am I me?
Are you you?
We are not
Without perception.


I am you,
You are me,
We are each other,
For we are God.


God creates
What we perceive;
For we are God
When we are we.


Self-aware,
And self-created,
We know ourselves
By self-perception.


For Robert A. Heinlein and Michael Valentine Smith - a new definition of the concept of "grok." We who are God, have created Him in Our image.


 




© 2017 Debbie Barry



Author's Note

Debbie Barry
I wrote this when I was 17. I was in love with Stranger in a Strange Land. Initial reactions appreciated.

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Debbie Barry
Debbie Barry

Clarkston, MI



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I live with my husband in southeastern Michigan with our two cats, Mister and Goblin. We enjoy exploring history through French and Indian War re-enactment and through medieval re-enactment in the So.. more..

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