Monday, April 7, 2014

Our Origin in the Stars (NaPoMo 7/30)

The idea of our origin in the stars has captivated my imagination of late.

Is it true that poets reveal to us the mysteries we already knew? If so, then art and science collide in the study of the cosmos. 

Here, in the words of British-born philosopher, writer, and speaker Alan Watts (1915-1973), is my #NaPoMo contribution for today.

I am also currently engrossed in The Stardust Revolution, by Jacob Berkowitz.

Alan Watts interpreted and popularized Zen Buddhism

  • New Age-y
  • Esoteric 
  • Philosophically mystical 

Jacob Berkowitz pushes the boundaries of science as an

  • Astrochemist
  • Molecular geneticist
  • Extreme genealogist.

Are we not truly all ONE?