Slow Thinking | Flower Bringing
Richard Bruce Nugent
Bohemian, Writer, unappreciated Visionary
KALI VS SHIVA
Being a sex radical means being defiant as well as deviant. It means being aware that there is something unsatisfying and dishonest about the way sex is talked about ( or hidden ) in daily life. It also means questioning the way our society assigns privilege based on adherence to its moral codes, and in fact makes every sexual choice a matter of morality. If you believe that these inequities can be addressed only through extreme social change, then you qualify as a sex radical…
Pat Califia, Public Sex, p. 11
White windowsill, rose necropolis selectively chosen from bushes
in the wilds of East Oakland.
Nimble fingers sheer thorns,
bending, twisting, coaxing
until the stem breaks
shooting sugar all in my palm.
Crinkling with memory
collapsing into disaster.
Each day a sweet tremble of nostalgia for roots.
Each petal floats into forever,
off the the trunk of my tree,
submerged in potion pools
Our skins resuscitate reciprocal heat
basking in moonlight
remembering the misty dew
of our first blossom under sunrise.
#NP ‘Fanclub’ by @beholdmelat
guest post by Akeema-Zane (@kissingtherain)
I arrived; bore between her waning silence and those overlooking the wonder of body travailing spirit. The freshness of her blood stained my entry into the cold of the white room and I screamed, witnessing what resided outside the hollow of her womb….