I wish I could make sense
of the child’s empty bed,
the bullet hole though my brother’s heart.
Finding chaos and precision in all things – a philosophy of watchmaking.
Let me say that love will not
let me alone. If it has let you alone, go back
and find it where you hid it under a scrim
. Director Anh Vu, working with the organization Motionpoems, created this video of Beth Copeland’s poem which interweaves images of the natural world with books, papers and other evidence of … Continue reading
When a tattoo marks a personal transformation, or the reclaiming of an abused body, the tattoo artist becomes a healer.
Mandy Smithberger: How The Military-Industrial Complex Gets Away With Murder in Contract After Contract
Washington has already spent at least $2 trillion on its war in Afghanistan alone, and the corruption, waste, and failure associated with those expenditures was (or at least should have been) mindboggling.
how I could one day live in New York City
with half my mind in a flame-like state
of absolute intensity
From the rise of organizations like Zero Hour to Greta Thunberg’s Fridays For Future, the youth climate movement is only just getting started.
A pop-up wilderness west of the Piedmont,
folded land of sudden impediments
scored by creeks and runs