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Stephanie Norgate Two haiku versions of Lucretius

See Stephanie Norgate’s note on her versions in MPT 3/7. We publish the two following here because both have to do with signs and effects, with things being made manifest.

The damage of wind and water (De Rerum Natura, 1, 265-297)

‘The hidden atoms of the wind flow like water and, like water, churn out maelstroms.’

Mem, you’ve watched a gale whip up wave clutter, capsize ships, blow away clouds?