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just saw ben crump on pbs (interviewed by amazing yamiche)
promoting his new book
on pbs news hour

going to get a copy
(for my mother)

openseasonbook.com/

uspol: MLK blvd in KC 

uspol 

"finding your roots"
simplistic sometimes
overly dramatic

but whenever i see an episode
on black americans
i am more convinced than ever
of james baldwin's formulation:

"the history of black america *is* the history of america."

πŸ‘΅πŸΏ

i (still) crack up at kids confronting their parents who prank them by saying they've eaten all their halloween candy.

i never wonder where the kids learn the manner in which they show their dissapointment ...

_always_coming_home_
unfolds so well

imaginary anthropology
as a means
to consider our lives

utopian living-
anarchist-ish villages
coexist with other (capitalist-ish) villages

what a writer (leGuinn)
πŸ™‡β€β™‚οΈ

i saw singing
amazon boxes on teevee

then
humans showing emotion

which
did not make me feel
like buying anything

uspol 

uspol 

night wind blast-
monochrome
sky beyond window

✏

shitosting 

overheard conversations

A: there's an echo in there ...
B: what?
A: there's an echo.
B: what?
A: an echo-
B: what?
A: echo!

πŸ”

heard while waiting to check out of supermarket,
"but mama ... i WANT internet!"

😭

just finished
dorothea lasky's book
of poetic lectures

animal

will read again
(i like (earlier) poems better
(maybe i was too quick to devour it))

uspol 

physicists contemplating
"dark matter"

(unknown force
"pushing" galaxies apart
makes up 95% of universe ( ... ))

getting a lot of press
recently

i keep thinking that reading
tao te ching
would be helpful
(physicists & press)

☯

@welshpixie

check it out-
just brought it in from the rain

still looks good to me!

emotional meditation morning-
feeling work conflicts
then letting them go

better

still
more (emotional) work to do

😒

looking at rothko

helps me feel like a creative sentient being

color
shape

mind

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