Cycling: simple and compound

Out of "Ulterior Thule" by Phil Hall in The Little Seamstress

What topsoil tells the hand—the hand tells a pencil—a pencil
tells type—type tells a program—a program tells brains—
brains tells the gods—& the gods tell topsoil …
Telluric wanderings. Airy driftings. Culture and nature caught in the same anthropocene ecology. Whispers of a great chain of being pluralized and streaming along planar surfaces.

And so for day 1698