"Patriarchy, Misogyny, Cultural Shifts, Rape and SlutWalks
No one can fault anyone who seeks to raise awareness about rape. We can agree with the purpose of a SlutWalk and and at the same time disagree with its effectiveness.
"Photographs are like poems, when the imagery is good the imagination will respond. My immediate response to your image was “a metaphor for prayer”.
Like an electronic remix your camera has created a interesting derivative work. Our Lady…"
"Guernica is a famous painting by the Spanish painter Pablo Picasso created in response to the bombing of Guernica in 1937. The painting gives us much to think about, but it has never stopped a war or the bombing of any…"
"Patriarchy and misogyny exist and influence how men see women, how women see women and how a woman sees herself. They also influence how women see men, how men see men and how a man sees himself. If that wasn't bad enough, we have to deal with…"
"Nice clean rows and furrows, that's how it starts. If your lucky you'll survive until harvest time. I thought growing a garden would be, well ... so green and ... so happy, happy. The reality is not so happy, happy…"
""Am I my brother's keeper", is an excellent question. It comes from the Old Testament story of Cain and Able (Genesis 4:9). It is a question that goes back before Babylon, many thousands of years. Most Christians, for…"
"The Drowning represents an emerging point of view, that of the supremacy of the state (progressive and collective) over the individual. It is a perfectly legitimate point of view. So is the point of view that government should be…"
"I found the issue online. I scanned the it to get a feel of the content and I'd say it is not much different than what you will find on campuses from Harvard to Cal State Long Beach, pretty standard fair for our times.
My interest in this…"
"In a little circle, in a small city, in the middle of the desert lies a community college where administrators have acted like Brownshirts, ripping newspapers from the hands of naive students just trying to live their lives. That is the…"
I smoked my first cigarette at 13, quit high school at 17, went down the rabbit hole and somehow found my way out. I am coauthor on 25 peer reviewed journal articles in publications such as Nature and the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. I climb rocks and write poetry. Go figure.
I am an atheist and libertarian.
Favorite Thing(s) About Albuquerque:
Bosque, Sandia Mountains, Culture, West Mesa, Poetry Hikes
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