Sunday Poem: “Hawking”


Like Einstein before him

Newton before him

Galileo before him

Copernicus before him

da Vinci before him

Aristotle before him

he couldn’t find the answer to:

“Does this make me look fat?”


(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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