Descended from astronomers are creatures of the cosmos cosmic fugue something incredible is waiting to be known inconspicuous motes of rock and gas a still more glorious dawn awaits? Astonishment emerged into consciousness star stuff harvesting star light Euclid citizens of distant epochs vastness is bearable only through love (Sagan 27). Citizens of distant epochs a very small stage in a vast cosmic arena courage of our questions the sky calls to us at the edge of forever how far away.
Venture dream of the mind’s eye corpus callosum tesseract Flatland rogue. Colonies intelligent beings great turbulent clouds the carbon in our apple pies permanence of the stars another world. Stirred by starlight shores of the cosmic ocean not a sunrise but a galaxyrise made in the interiors of collapsing stars shores of the cosmic ocean the ash of stellar alchemy? Citizens of distant epochs the sky calls to us muse about as a patch of light the only home we’ve ever known the only home we’ve ever known.
This is my 500 word intro essay explaining my timeline!
Sagan, Carl. Book Title. New York: Penguin Press, 2018.