Smelling Sulphur on Nine One One, “Periodic Table of Poetry” poem by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Smelling Sulphur on Nine One One Janet Kuypers bonus poem from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#016 S) 9/11/13 I’m a journalist. I can remember the sounds of the newsroom as I finished my articles at one of the computers. I can still hear the sounds of the bustling, of the rushing toward a … Read more

Darmstadtium, poem from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Darmstadtium Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#110, Ds) started 10/14/13, finished 10/15/13 Element one one zero in the periodic Table, Darmstadtium, originally didn’t have a name, so when the scientists gave a space-filler name to element one one zero they gave props to the Greeks and Latins by calling it Ununnilium. … Read more