justice · poetry · Word of the Day Challenge

Quintessence

image link When your hand reaches for my breast, quintessence slaps it away. When your lips stretch towards mine, quintessence curls up and punches you in yours, In the night, when your sneaking leads to my room, quintessence grabs the knife. When you try to bend me over in your office, quintessence opens the door… Continue reading Quintessence

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JUSTICE – Candice Louisa Daquin — TheFeatheredSleep

Candice Louisa Daquin speaks.  Please, listen, and let it seep into your being. Originally posted on Whisper and the Roar: Today my sisters and brothers there is simmering fine-grained rage in the quiet pockets of woman all around the world rage has not left the room it is bottled in corners like a fizzing drink… Continue reading JUSTICE – Candice Louisa Daquin — TheFeatheredSleep

art · Chuang Tzu · poetry · politics · shadows · Word of the Day Challenge

K’un, the great fish

  Ellen Goodman interview of Ai Weiwei, including early life and going up to the present: https://youtu.be/vuvcgjExA-k   Exhibition now showing in L.A.: Exhibition now showing in L.A. 9/27/18 L.A. Times article on Ai Weiwei's exhibition now showing in L.A. Ai Weiwei drifting - art, awareness and the refugee crisis | DW Documentary: https://youtu.be/9MkcTI00_uw  … Continue reading K’un, the great fish

exploitation · monsters

The Dead Can’t Talk. It’s Time To Listen To Survivors. — Drifting Through

Gretchen Kelly speaks powerfully about the survivors of sexual abuse and gives heads-up to abusers and anyone who explicitly or complicitly supports abusers.  THANK YOU Gretchen.   Sexual assault is like a death. A death of who you would have been. Who you were before. It is a violation of the body and the mind,… Continue reading The Dead Can’t Talk. It’s Time To Listen To Survivors. — Drifting Through

music · peace

The Right To Peace and Plenty

Today (tomorrow right now), 9/28, is International Peace Day.  I've linked to a beautiful song, composed by a fellow blogger and other peace-seekers.  This song could become the Anthem for Peace, a mantra to run through your mind when darkness tries to prevail.  Gather your light and join it with other light seekers and see… Continue reading The Right To Peace and Plenty

mind · netflix · Word of the Day Challenge

Maniac (2018)

google image When I saw the Word of the Day Challenge -- alliance I immediately thought of a series I just started watching on netflix, "Maniac".  I'm 4 episodes into the 10 of the season.  Reading the synopsis before choosing to watch, the plot sounded intriguing but not necessarily compelling; however, coupling it with a… Continue reading Maniac (2018)

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Bill Cosby was pelted with a stale hotdog bun on his first day in prison — Consequence of Sound

For some reason everything in this piece from CoS makes me smile.  Hoping to hear news every day of how his stint in the pen goes. Yesterday, Bill Cosby began a lengthy prison sentence that will last anywhere between three to 10 years, given to him after being found guilty of three counts of aggravated… Continue reading Bill Cosby was pelted with a stale hotdog bun on his first day in prison — Consequence of Sound

exploitation · justice · politics · Word of the Day Challenge

Zero

image link Word of the Day Challenge -- rubric BILL COSBY INITIAL PRISON THERAPY RUBRIC Date: ASAP Quarterly Updates for the Next ____Years Report #: 1 OBJECTIVE EXCELLENT 2 pts. COMPETENT 1 pt. NEEDS WORK 0 pts. SCORE Knowledge/ Understanding 20% I understand that my cycle of drugging then sexually victimizing others is wrong and… Continue reading Zero