Tag Archives: counterculture

When cooking with spices,

remember the times when you learned them. Garam Masala, pepper and powder, cinnamon, cardamum, clove bud, ginger, mustard, cumin, celery seed, saving sweet, icing sugar, vanilla beans triplewrapped, pressed into pages, hot tea in a glass jar taking bee sweet … Continue reading

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Tuesday

In a book I have loved reading several times, and that I frequently forget, and then recall and look forward to rereading, though with layers of understanding and complexities of attitude (call it cynicism, or experience, or years, or fear, … Continue reading

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“And I faced the Pursuer . . . or did I?”

At the moment I am reading Paul Williams’ Apple Bay; this is part of researching for the Vonnegut paper, which has become quite suddenly more focussed now that I’ve split open my free-associative dreamscape of a utopian cocoon and reemerged … Continue reading

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forces for peace

Here we go. Sparking thinking, wrenched from so-called lazy summer relaxation, back to ideology (not that one can ever leave). So: Deep Green Resistance. Somewhere in this website or its activist’s guide is the charge to take this on because … Continue reading

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a cankerous notion

This is a decluttering post to declutter my mind, which is unfocussed today, like a blurry pond that I would swim in if it were not so mucky and bleak. a. I dropped my one seminar and, being that it … Continue reading

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utopian urges

I’m lost in surfing this morning, following links and threads on utopia around the web. I entered through the techno-utopia image (pictured in the video below), which started out as a sort of sci-fi/fantasy tour, but has led to fascinating … Continue reading

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Thanks, Jasmine.

hello world This is a start. Sweaty fingertips nervously typing in hopes of finding a new way to open my mind back up and find maybe not my voice but just a voice, at this point, that would help. I … Continue reading

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