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The Amorphous and Agile Swarming of Belongingness: Part 1

The Amorphous and Agile Swarming of Belongingness: Part 1

Planets whizzing out of control, stars flung like frisbees into the farthest, darkest fields of the universe? Somehow not. Planets have orbits, stars congregate in clusters, gas clouds accumulate and billow. In this void, this vacuum surrounding us, something beyond gravitational pull and the momentum of mass is at work. Calculations (and serious inquiry) only in the 1970s to begin to understand dark matter—the hidden substance, an...
Gift-ask-receive-re-gift: A beginning

Gift-ask-receive-re-gift: A beginning

A figurine like the Venus of Willendorf but in her original state, not yet pockmarked by thousands of years of rock abrasions and surrounding decay.  Crease of her pelvic girdle smoothly and deliberately pointing to her sex.  Provocative, yes, for the purposes of my necessary shrine, the harnessing of a lion.  Lady of the Girlboss, small chant, small mouthing.  Lady of the Girlboss, grant me badassness.  To...