Poetry and Language for Brain Health

ǂgou (peace) — !Kung: !Kung (knw-001), !Kung (ktz-001), !O!Kung, !’O!Kung, Okung, Kung, Ekoka !Kung, Ekoka Kung, Sekele; Ju/’hoan, Ju, !Kung (knw) (ktz-003), Bushmen, !Xuun, Ukualuthu, Ukuambi, one of the larger click languages and belongs to the Kx’a language family; Kung-Tsumkwe (ktz); Kung-Gobabis, Akhoe, Oung…


Posting short (200 character) science fiction stories based in real science every day for National Poetry Month.

Monkey Mind Control science fiction stories and flash fiction with Kimberly Burnham Photo by Robin Easton on Unsplash

April 6, 2021 Monkey Mind Control

Excited, Joel 14, paralyzed in a ski accident waited as surgeons chipped his brother. The chip sent brain activity in Marty’s mind to a spinal receiver causing movement in Joel’s arms and legs…


Day 3 — June 15, 2013 on the Hazon (Vision in Hebrew) 2013 Cross-USA Bicycle Ride. This summer I am going to spend nine weeks bicycling 70 miles a day and writing my way across the United States. …


A 200 character fictional story based in real science and history.

2051: Islam fading, Aarif a Math whiz, Dr. Faaiz, and botanist Sa’id time travelled to Baghdad in 1251. Goal: revive Islamic Golden Age. Redirect the Mongolian hoard to Europe still in the Dark Ages.

Islamic science fiction with Kimberly Burnham Photo by Yasmine Arfaoui on Unsplash

Science: Scientific Legacy of Islam…


200 Character stories with Kimberly Burnham Photo by Tyler Nix on Unsplash

A 200 character story.


A B’nai Mitzvah Torah Planner with Poetry and Inspiration.

Secrets Torah poetry with Kimberly Burnham Photo by Sai De Silva on Unsplash

Secrets

Leviticus 16:2 The LORD said to Moses: Tell your brother Aaron
he is not to come at will into the Shrine behind the curtain,
lest he die for I appear in the cloud over the cover

Imagine a world without secrets
no…


A 200 character short story based on real science.

I am like a psychedelic mantis shrimp with 12 kinds of photoreceptors. Quicker than the 3 most humans have. Can’t always tell the difference between similar colors but I recognize the color of danger or food. …


A 200 character fiction story based on real science.

Bob wraps an encrypted message on the tiny bird’s leg. Hummingbird trainer, he laughs at the job on his resume, but Bob is valuable. …

Kimberly Burnham

Writer, Poet, Ekphrastic Writer-in-Residence, Nerve Whisperer, Brain Health Coach, Author of The Traveling Brain: Illuminating Peace Poetry in 5000 Languages.

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