I went to the theater last weekend with a close friend and a dancer friends and friends of friends. the crowd seemed hip, hot, perhaps vulnerable, some grounded, some floating, others fleeing, you could tell. we were seated around a white square, which was illuminated. in it, three dancers and a vocal performer interpreted what […]
and they mirror gestures, mimics, words, the little people, barely reaching up to the knee, aspiring to become just that tad bit more independent moment by moment. and how great it is to negotiate a new time between them and their dreams, as they grow older, and my experience of the world and what we […]
more than 90, 80, now 75 percent of people don’t submit radical right-wing votes in some regions of Germany these days. how low does this number have to get until we are all in serious danger? when do I pack my bags and leave this place behind where privilege is still systemically hoarded amongst the […]
so sometimes, things don’t go as planned. or wished for. or worked for. I’m going to let that sit for a minute, because when that happens, it just sits there for a while when really, something different should have been there in its place. and on occasion, depending on the topic, this phenomenon can launch a […]
everything takes a bit longer (cooking and cleaning), lasts a bit shorter (fresh produce and clean laundry), happens more immediate (the weather, moods, neighbors), takes its natural course (sleeping and waking, consumption of fruits and vegetables), smells and tastes more intensive (food and kisses) when we camp (this time in Greece). while others have taken […]
it knows nothing about these frightening facts, the ocean: utterly oblivious, it is a daily marionette to the moon, a constant carrier of massive amounts of plastic and trash, the eternal exile for refugees, (lacking smooth sailing conditions or the provision of a whale). it knows nothing about its power being used and abused on- […]
why do algorithms still suggest Big Beach Towels to me when all I ever do is these days is taking that dip without any clothes or drying mechanisms other than the sun and the wind or the moon and the stars. let us be wild and young and free while it lasts.