Since the civilizing process began most of us came to breathe by decree and not in the grace of our mothers
my grandfather came to me in a dream and held my hand with his calloused fingers to remind me I had not, in fact, crawled from a crack in the earth but belonged here
What a life this suddenly seemed, pulling his coat around him, what a vastness of possibility presented itself in this world that had been abruptly simplified…
The United States has based its method of validating human life on financial value since its founding, and this fact rests at the heart of the nation’s ongoing brutality.
Gen A is rising. Bound by the perils of the Anthropocene, this super-generation will determine how the next era unfolds.
and some who don the thread of peasantry
and all presume to claim false fatherhood