You are not a scientist

Biology is not a science

What a relief!

As a story-teller

I can now tell stories about biological things

With impunity.

It clears the dilemma

Of trying to be a scientist and a writer/poet.

 So we are left with ‘scientific’ toys

To play with

And stories to tell.

Purakanui — January, 1988

Wha'd you think?