Eadem mutata resurgo
Spiral galaxies live above my brain;
some of them double helix-ed, like my DNA.
Perhaps that’s why I’m so attracted to them;
my genes experience the similarity effect.
And then, I hold a shell in my hand;
a small — but wise — logarithmic spiral.
“Oh, how many things we have in common!
We look separated, but we have a sacred bond.
You, me, my fellow humans, galaxies, tornadoes,
and many more things…