An Evolutionary Cul-de-sac
Shrouded in a fogmire of religious ignorance
and against intense persecutory dogma,
Galileo, with grace, displaced us from our centric position.
And we are no longer the paradigm of Existence.
We are not central to the Universe, to this World nor indeed to Life itself.
We arose in a desultory fashion through a fog of evolution, with neither direction nor field of view
We just are.
Like all forms of carbon and non-carbon, we para-replicated over millions of years through a mutating chain of arbitrary cell-division and ingestion. Perpetuating-life perpetuates ….