you know you’re not owned because you are happy.
happiness is constructed.
light is reflected back on you.
Tomorrow is National Day of Appreciation for Abortion Providers. In honor of Dr. Tiller and those before him, this is a day to honor those who go to work every day and risk their lives for a legal medical procedure.
Things you can do:
In 1996, the National Day of Appreciation for Abortion Providers started as a way to help stop the isolation and create a positive climate for abortion providers across the country. Dr. David Gunn was assassinated on March 10, 1993 by an anti-choice extremist.
You know you’ve had an interesting week when you start and end with two profound comments about assholes.
The beginning of week started with a conversation about life’s eternal struggle – finding a job that satisfies.
One person’s perspective on the dream job:
The end of the week was enlightened by a Kiki Smith lecture. A lecture of casual f-bombs (feminism), deconstruction, self-determination, changing forms (drops: blood to rain to milk), animal hair, fighting like hell to not be culturally owned, flipping meaning, and embracing then utilizing contradictions. Kiki Smith called herself a “self-righteous asshole.” She was irreverent and brilliant.
I’ve been thinking a lot about semicolons; dreaming about independent clauses joined efficiently, like spooning.