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Wild at Heart?

In Donald Trump and Militant Evangelical MasculinityKristin du  Mez points to the obvious connection of the Evangelical church to a militant masculinity.

a masculinity that has enshrined patriarchal authority, condoned a callous display of power at home and abroad, and functioned as a linchpin in the political and social worldviews of conservative white evangelicals.

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start again

We did not come to remain whole.
We came to lose our leaves like the trees,
The trees that are broken
And start again, drawing up on great
roots . . .

~Robert Bly


your sexually feminine

your crazy adventurous

your madly rebellious

but elegantly refined


dissolves all intent to

distill these words

in an aesthetic formation

for what I see will never…

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6 Book Recs (2016 Edition)

1.     The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons – Sam Kean

(science) – I can scarcely begin to tell you how much admiration I have for Sam Kean. 1,754 more words


Dailies 1/9/16: hiding, holding a dead wren, needing a safe house, foreclosing on peril

So you will never find me – Marina Tsvetaeva, translated by Mary Jane White 

So you will never find me—
In this life—with a sharp and invisible… 115 more words