“1st Step in a Long Journey”

 

My mailbox,

1 terabyte.

 

Indicator says

I use 0.05% of the storage space,

leaving room

for 54 million more emails.

 

If I live for another 50 years,

I would need 3,000 messages a day

to reach capacity.

 

Got 3 today.

 

(Editor’s note: poet Shai Ben-Shalom, an Israeli-born biologist, examines current events in the Blacklock’s tradition each and every Sunday)

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