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Tinker

Complex Math

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Complex Math

Pi
the infinite
Pi
number without end
unequivocal revelation.

Unleashed
one could spin into
the farthest reaches
of the mind
and never come back
                   --  Judi Van Gorder

Just found Piaku, a new invented form and added it to the Reference Forum.

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Judi, I have yet to look at the ref. forum, but fully intend to do so. That aside, for the moment, v2 is something I've often considered. It happens. I am a highly emotional, frequently depressed individual and relate to things like this. Love it.

 

t

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Hi Tinker, as a lover of mathematics and novice in metamathematics, I find all the forms in the reference section fascinating. With this one I like the way you versify the two most salient features of pi: its relation to quantifying aspects of circular structures (hence the "spinning" action); its irrationality, both mathematically (number without end) and mentally - those "farthest reaches of the mind" to which we may spin "and never come back."

 

Nice wordplay!

(Note: word and math combine to make mirth! ;-)

- Dave

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