Samarium, “Periodic Table of Poetry” poem by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Samarium Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#62, Sm) (based on the poem “And I’m Wondering”) 10/1/13 I’m wondering if there’s something chemical that brings us together, something that brings us to our knees, something that sucks us in… Your stare from a distance haunts me; I know that your look lasts … Read more

Touching Cobalt, Periodic Table poem by Chicago poet Janet Kuypers

Touching Cobalt Janet Kuypers from the “ Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#027) We toasted our anniversary with Cobalt blue champagne glasses after we looked over the Cobalt and tungsten wedding bands. Seems fitting, since I am so attracted to you, that we’re drawn to Cobalt, one of the most magnetic elements. I heard a … Read more