... and then came Darwin

Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and all was light!
— Alexander Pope (1688-1744)
Newton's Equations Don't Define BeautyAnother planksip Möbius

Newton's Equations Don't Define Beauty

... and then came Darwin

Nature and nature's laws lay hid in the night. God said, Let Newton be! and all was light!
— Alexander Pope (1688-1744)

The titled responsion is really just emphasizing the nature of nature, rather than focusing on the light itself.

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Alexander Pope is best known for his satirical verse, including Essay on Criticism, The Rape of the Lock and The Dunciad, and for his translation of Homer.
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The sorting function that I summarize as life itself is, in my Aesthetical claim. Beauty is but an orderly arrangement. What categories filter into your cognition is another story and by story, I mean exactly that; a conscious awareness articulated in the for-me form. In this instance, the double entendre is repetitive and a perversion of sorts. Ok, you've made your point. Move on!

All Mirrors Have a Dark Background

Youth is happy because it has the ability to see beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
— Franz Kafka (1883-1924)

The titled responsion is...

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Franz Kafka was a German-language novelist and short story writer, widely regarded as one of the major figures of 20th-century literature.
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Reversals of youthful happiness and the misery of old age reveal an irony of sorts. At play is the dark side of the reflective makeup within the mirror, backed with a dark background and memories of beauty once upon a time.

Make it New(s)

Literature is news that stays news.
— Ezra Pound (1885-1972)

The titled responsion is something that I, as the founder of planksip, feel passionate about – Hence, the focus on literature throughout "our" site. Yes, that's right, all future planksipeans are part of a news cycle that celebrates literature, especially the Classics.

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Ezra Pound was an expatriate American poet and critic, and a major figure in the early modernist poetry movement. His contribution to poetry began with his development of Imagism.
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New news is no news unless you make it new. Newton, on the other hand, had a limited aesthetic. What are your limitations? How do you make Newton's indelible footprints indelible in a present potentiality? Your assignment is to write more on the subject of what makes a Classic a Classic.

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