Posts Tagged ‘existence’

Repetition is sometimes thought of as boring and predictable,

but life itself is based on repetition – cells dividing and growing,

dividing again and then growing, on and on.

This process of mitosis is the very engine of our existence.

The fact that repetition can also create beautiful patterns

is just an elegant bonus.



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Day’s end

A tender moment. Two ferns emerge from the crowd to lean on one another at the end of a day in the forest. There have been no fires, no tramplings, no disease, no one has been consumed in the hardscrabble existence that is life. While some plants dance in exaltation at this time, others simply hug.

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