Nathan Coppedge

Freshman - 609 Points [Asceticurus] (10/23/1982 / New Haven, CT)

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Nathan Coppedge is a philosopher, artist, inventor, and poet who lives in New Haven, CT. He is previously the author of dozens of books, including texts about his unique contributions to perpetual motion engineering and coherentist philosophy. His poetry and artwork has appeared in the small-print publication THESE Magazine, and his own self-printed 'chapbook' collection, called Inverse Threads (2004) .


I am one of two sons of divorced parents. My father is a political scientist with a Yale PhD, and my mother is a college valedictorian, homemaker and nurse with a BA in history. Other members of the family have ... more »

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  • '''Everyone believes in God, the devil, or a sneaky engineer'''
    - quote by Nathan Coppedge, revised to its present state in 2014, as cited in Perpetual Motion Types (webpage) .
  • '''Metaphor is the ladder to higher systems'''
    Nathan Coppedge, Nov 2014
  • '''Categories are the standard of standardization'''
    Deceptively genius quote by Nathan Coppedge as posted on Twitter in March 2014, blog in mid to late 2013.
  • 'While they (other inventors) were floundering, he was pondering / 'No more wandering through the dark tunnels of grim determination / For no; it is time to grow in a thousand folded folds / For whi...
    - Eucaleh Terrapin, pseudonym for Nathan Coppedge
  • '''The ideal aperture (to philosophy) is with miscellany'''
    This is perceived as the core of the Dimensional Philosopher's Toolkit, by Nathan Coppedge.
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  • Amir Mohammad Islami Chalandar (6/8/2014 6:56:00 AM)

    sounds really great. you are showing your emotions nice. you will have great future in poetry. i invite you to read my poems. as a friendly look.

  • Zoila T. Flores Zoila T. Flores (5/29/2014 9:53:00 PM)

    I like it! Did not impact me as in Spanish, however, sounds interesting. Good Job! And of curse I'm at Poemas del too. Thanks.

  • Nathan Coppedge Nathan Coppedge (4/13/2014 1:37:00 PM)

    I don't just have poetry books released, I have over fourteen titles on subjects ranging from fiction to philosophy: http: // or search Amazon for nathan coppedge.

  • Nathan Coppedge Nathan Coppedge (3/28/2014 1:11:00 PM)

    New book released, titled The Old Incantations. Poems by Nathan Coppedge. Available on Amazon.

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Best Poem of Nathan Coppedge

A Cubic Wood (A Longer Poem)

Suffice a cubic wood
a step beyond less real
the moment all itself
until tired of the ideal
It would be all
if all was what I felt
the itch of my heart though
yearns to take a step
even if its leaves close up in death
Suffice a cubic wood
a woman with her horse
once stood in it
as impartial as I
Whether these winds
are the only open light
in the insistent air
sight caught on phantasms
sallow miasmos
Suffice a cubic wood
the boughs a brittle gild
the barky grain
seeming carved by ...

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