Author Archives: Moontanman

Night Flight

Night Flight The wind rushing over the windshield of the motorcycle was cool that night, invigorating, with just a touch of moistness. The road was empty all along this stretch at one am, nothing but black pavement and white stripes. … Continue reading

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What is that?

“What are you doing?” “Checking out this planet” “Why?” “It’s got stuff on it” “Stuff? What do you mean stuff?” “Chemicals producing a localized decrease in entropy….” “Really?” “Yeah, I was collecting Boron for my project and I felt a … Continue reading

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mermaids

MERMAIDS Cool and wet, in the light of the cold white moon Clothed only in the phosphorescent waters glow Where am I? Only the night birds and the fishes know Near by a gull, disturbed by my swim, sings his … Continue reading

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Life, poem

Scattered across the sky, points of light to the naked eye Fiery orbs of red to blue, storms of violence unimagined to the mind Magnetic flames caress companions held in gravity’s bond Creating colors of heat-less flame in the sky … Continue reading

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Paddlefish in the home aquarium!

Keeping the North American Paddlefish “Polyodon spathula” in the home aquarium! Continue reading

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