Author: Elusive Trope

Straight Shots of Magnetic Poetry for Friday

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Magnetic Poetry

Happy. Just in my swim shorts, barefooted, wild-haired, in the red fire dark, singing, swigging wine, spitting, jumping, running — that’s the way to live. All alone and free in the soft sands of the beach by the sigh of the sea out there, with the Ma-Wink fallopian virgin warm stars reflecting on the outer channel fluid belly waters. And if your cans are redhot and you can’t hold them in your hands, just use […]

Autumnal

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My Photography / Quote

Autumnal — nothing to do with leaves. It is to do with a certain brownness at the edges of the day … Brown is creeping up on us, take my word for it … Russets and tangerine shades of old gold flushing the very outside edge of the senses… deep shining ochres, burnt umber and parchments of baked earth — reflecting on itself and through itself, filtering the light. At such times, perhaps, coincidentally, the […]

Opening of the One-Act Play “Trump’s Last Voice File”

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Just an opinion: Donald Trump is a vile and vulgar representatives of the human race. When the urge to write something  about his bid for the Oval Office, there is so much I want to spew about how he has taken a credible, legitimized seat at the adult’s table. Yet there are plenty of folks out there writing about the same notions and doing it better than I could. Yet the urge to write something […]

Ferry Perspective (1)

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My Photography / My Poetry / Quote

GUILDENSTERN (quietly): Where we went wrong was getting on a boat. We can move, of course, change direction, rattle about, but our movement is contained within a larger one that carries us along as inexorably as the wind and current… ~ Tom Stoppard, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead   en route between one dock and another yet stationary a brisk mildness in between two seasons just a sweater no jacket we lose most of our body heat […]

Dispatch from the Trenches: Give Me a Sign

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My Life / My Photography / Quote

  The structurality of structure…has always been neutralized or reduced by a process of giving it a center or a referring it to a point of presence, a fixed origin. The function of this center is not only to orient, balance, and organised the structure…but above all to make sure that the organizing principle of the structure would limit…the play of the structure. ….It was necessary to begin thinking that there was no center, that […]