No Less Than Zero

We all know, really

Don’t we?

That in our heart of hearts

There is no less than zero

Inviting flow into form

And there is no more in our surround

Than infinity

Calling from out of reach


Everything else is fantasy

Entrapping us in debt

That abstract mathematical nonsense

Which isolates material figure

From immaterial ground

Rendering us dumb found

Subtracted from where we be





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Alan Rayner

Alan Rayner

Alan Rayner is an evolutionary ecologist, writer and artist, who is pioneering the philosophy of natural inclusion