In the Museum of Touch

In the Museum of Touch

In the museum of touchThe fingers of the blindFloat like butterfliesAround works of art Something like thatAs we lieSide by sideAfter a long winterMeditation My hand restsIn wonderOn the miracleOf your hipAnd it’s slopeTo your side Then, gently,Like a benediction,Your...
Dirge for Ukraine

Dirge for Ukraine

(Officium Defunctorum) Yes I was once Mother Russiabut that is now a faint echo Once there was hopea communion of sortsto rewrite the czars as equals Only to end up, a century latersitting in the office of the deadwith these dry and dustyplastic plants. Now we are...
1.31.2022

1.31.2022

I know that I mentioned the Crumbl home page videos, but let’s take another look, since they are a sort of foodie enticement that is hard to ignore. Weighing in with what appear to be one second per scene short videos, apparently shot at what appears to be the...
1.24.2022

1.24.2022

Before we launch (lunch?) into this week’s menu, can we talk a bit about who is having fun at Crumbl? Obviously the copywriters, who describe these foodie items in luscious detail. But let’s also consider the photographers, who set a challenge before all...
1.17.2022

1.17.2022

FunfettiThere’s something internally visual about this thing, like setting off a parade or a party in your mouth. Something like poprocks but without the noise factor. It looks like fun. Peanut Butter CupIt’s not just the photos on these things, they are...