one is cool and the other isn’t the pioneer that runs before humanity there was nothing for millions of years the future is here I don’t get this meme AI Eldritch monster the gold seal Hyperborea losing the battle of history
DNA ark a world that healed itself where the Creators came from the thunderbolt and the first fire why we left “Eden” avatara savior the last supercomputer what was lost in Minos and Mycenae lost to an eruption in the Aegean Sea
the flash and the thunder Prometheus stole fire from the gods fiery, bright, and shining, like the stars Before Constantinople, Alexandria fragments of a larger, lost Library a golden map of the world came down from the mountains the last screed of the Minoans rode out of history’s gloomy backwater
the thunderclap felt across prehistory Prometheus, the Creator tanks and coaches win history the last supercontinent AIs left behind by another race? the empty page; an unwritten book clones of the gods “magic fire meteor” bomb; early guns
what’s left behind wearing the Ring of Solomon there was only dust the person that loses
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leaving the AI zoo of Eden codes, understatement, art, and Babel a synthesis of the mundane and the mythical raiders from sunken fens and marshes Constantine’s Troy, in Byzantium flashbangs and AWP thunderclaps Western Eurasia’s ancient sea from the Golden Fleece to alchemy from precious metals to rare earths
Odysseus meets Gandalf meets samurai raiders came down, from the North Himalayan myths and Indo-European aliens Aegean volcanoes in the Mediterranean from fantasy dwarves to exoskeleton suits leaving Eden and the confusion of Babel Minoan and Mycenean writings lost to time creators create because they can routed back to a primordial race across Eurasia
faded back into the foggy fenlands Mercury’s Indo-European winged helmet Embrace Modernity, Streamline Asymmetry one thunderclap, in the darkness what galloped out of the gloom of history Alexandria, to Constantinople, to Columbus what came out of the dark, distant North winners and losers, in history the secret of longitude
prehistoric raiders riding out of the fens the ark that crash-landed on Ararat watching the dream static gothic vampire cargo cult the nerd loser underground long push to the sea last devoted friend ever emotionally removed karma’s recompense
raiders riding out of the mists AI angels guarding Eden, confusing Babel throwaway love triangle character new geography; new spirits and new gods
Please do not repost without my permission, but you can support my poetry here! Originally written 7/18/20. Copyright, All Rights Reserved. All art, not from the author, belongs to the original artists. This particular work is by Pieter Bruegel, the Elder.