Poetry Blogs (copernicus)

copernicus (Remove filter)

Popular last 30 days

Recent Comments

Adam Rabinowitz on Rendering A Dream #3 (56 minutes ago)

Adam Rabinowitz on Room for Regret (1 hour ago)

Ruth O'Reilly on Tranquility (2 hours ago)

Adam Rabinowitz on Summer's End (3 hours ago)

Ruth O'Reilly on Hip Hooray (3 hours ago)

Don Matthews on Hip Hooray (4 hours ago)

Devon Brock on The Drawn Curtain Ways (4 hours ago)

Don Matthews on Spectator? Participator? Instigator? (4 hours ago)

Devon Brock on Rendering A Dream #3 (4 hours ago)

Don Matthews on Trust (4 hours ago)

Copernicus’ Commentariolus

entry picture

Copernicus’ Commentariolus

 

The sun will never rise again,

although its early morning stain

still paints the heavens with a hue

of orange, red and purple. Few

will listen to my sad refrain.

 

I studied long, no doubts remain.

Though saying so risks Papal chain

for claiming this heresy true.

The sun will never rise again.

 

Look to the skies a...

Read and leave comments (5)

copernicusearthheliocentric theorynew ideasold mythssunsunrise

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse, you are agreeing to our use of cookies.

Find out more Hide this message