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The Integral Connection Between Women and Farming, Globally: Enlightenment Thought, Neo-Colonialist Agriculture and Female Oppression

This past year, I took advantage of Hampshire College’s emphasis on independent work to spend a semester writing a paper entitled “Enlightenment Thought, Neo-Colonialist Agriculture and Female Oppression”. 2,197 more words

Open Letter to Mammon

A muddy touché! Ye villains
of Hong Kong and Dubai,
fork-tongued evangelists of the bible belt!

We applaud the handing over
of our stolen goods – 426 more words



There are too many doubters and naysayers in life. But at the same time it is all too easy to get into the habit of internalizing the hurt and disappointment of rejection, and forget those who said yes and supported along the way. 384 more words


For Wendy

Sagacious peach!
Sturdy in her mud-caked boots,
her white hair – a dandelion mane,
she walks, alive with the riotous laughter
of water running over stones, 179 more words



Green, warty and humble
this small Japanese cousin
of the buttercup squash
has a cult following among
pumpkin enthusiasts.

Known for its mango flesh
its smooth texture, its chesnutty flavor, 576 more words