Steel and space, iron and lace…”I choose a block of marble and chip away whatever I don’t need.” – August Rodin. “Poetry lies in what is left unsaid.” – Unknown. Dialectics, if I have this right, involve defining something by what it is not. Night, that is, is night because it is not day. Elementary Dialectics, First Lesson: Day is Day by virtue of it’s not being Night. Is Space Space by virtue of it’s not being steel?…”Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes.” – Walt Whitman. Image and text contributed by Jens Krummel

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