Life & Earth: Deep Friends

A Periodic Table Sciku Haiku

Abiquiu, NM, Where Georgia O’Keefe Painted, photo by John Levin

Carbon, valence four
Silicon, add one shell more
C: Life, Si: Earth


The Periodic Table (of the Elements) is very nifty. Carbon is in the second row. Silicon is directly under it in the…



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John Levin

John Levin

Scientist. Writer. Meditator. Blue Tantrika. Mystical Rabbi. Climate & Human Rights Activist. I’m a man of few words, except when I open my mouth.