Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Poetry. Symmetry

  • We mortals

    Daniel¬† Moran Webster, New Hampshire, United States   We long for the perfection in these things of the world, Life certain in its bilateral symmetry, Generations strung like pearls on an imagined wire. We squint at the sun. We marvel at the plaintive syllables of songbirds. We admire tallness and clarity. Feeling the vibrations of…