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

Hassium Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#108, Hs) (8/22/14) Hassium is a Periodic Table element that was discovered in nineteen eighty-four. Apple launched it’s first Macintosh computer in nineteen eighty-four. That’s also the same year the first planet outside of our solar system was discovered. Nineteen eighty-four is the year Nelson … Read more

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

Strontium Janet Kuypers from the “Periodic Table of Poetry” series (#038 Sr) 7/2/13 People seem to think that they need to eat a ton of red meat in order to be strong. They think eating slaughtered animal is the only way a human being is capable of getting themselves protein. And I know it may … Read more