I have a great relationship with animals and with children. I get to their level. I try to see the way a child looks at the world it’s hugely different.
I’ve already written 300 space poems. But I look upon my ultimate form as being a poetic prose. When you read it it appears to be prose but within the prose you have embedded the techniques of poetry.
Poetry is its own medium it’s very different than writing prose. Poetry can talk in an imagistic sense it has particular ways of catching an environment.
When you’re looking that far out you’re giving people their place in the universe it touches people. Science is often visual so it doesn’t need translation. It’s like poetry it touches you.
If we ever start communicating with living creatures from other planets the number one priority is how are you going to communicate information? Even between different cultures here on Earth you get into communication problems.
Their spirituality was in nature even though Emerson was a preacher on the pulpit he ended up going out into nature for direct face-to-face communication with God if you want to call all of this creation part of God.