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Re: The Life of an Amoeba

by AidanLee (Chaplain)
on Jul 24, 2001 at 06:03 UTC ( #99213=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to The Life of an Amoeba

Perhaps it is just because I am more familiar with the visual arts, but the term minimalism comes to mind :). And although there is a certain minimalism to the Haiku, this feels distinctly western to me. Maybe it's the presence of a punch-line.

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Re: Re: The Life of an Amoeba
by suaveant (Parson) on Jul 24, 2001 at 17:32 UTC
    Well... that was kind of the point... Amoeba's are minimalistic, so a poem about them should be... :) And of course, if you run it eat's your system... of course, without any checks maybe I should have named it the life of a bacterium...

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