Circles on my forehead you drew, and although I thought it was a strange act of tenderness, I began to like it and drifted under your touch. No need to talk: I just relaxed. I need them now, the circles, I need your touch, the golden sparkles in your iris. I need to drift on … Continue reading The Man and the Love
Flee. Fight. Fuck. Feed. That´s all that God has meant for us. You are hungry: you feed. You are in danger: you choose whether to fight or flee. You fight for territory if need be. You feel desire or the impulse to procreate? You have sex. There is a very basic level where we function, and it … Continue reading The primal gospel of being.
Anaïs Nin had an interesting life, she was someone who lived the tales she told in her books. Her books often ring like a personal account of some kind. Her experiences were daring and outrageous in the first half of the XX century, and might seem not a big deal if you consider the changes … Continue reading A spy or a master of deceit: not me.
Netflix´s Punisher is not the comic book Punisher. From the first time the character hit Daredevil, I considered them two different beasts. Comic book Punisher Never been an A-lister, never had any superpowers. A badass psychopathic vigilante killing machine. I have never cared much about the back story, or about the plots. The Punisher was … Continue reading The Punisher S01… so… likeable! Meh! Just a few spoilers.
We, socially inept, pathologically shy and introverts are legion. We hide in plain sight, from everyone, we hide from those we love the most. I am not an accomplished seductress, someone sexy and sensual. I´ve loved platonically so many times I lost count. Loving like that is like loving a piece of art. You don´t … Continue reading Snippets 7 – loving a piece of art.
There is no symmetry in nature, and yet symmetrical things tend to be considered beautiful. They get across the idea of health, I suppose. He goes beyond that, I reckon. His chiseled features, perfectly symmetrical, straight and sculpted in right angles, then softened at the edges just to add a certain humanity to marble and … Continue reading Medusa Man
Last year I had a good surprise with a show called Outcast, based on comic books of the same name. This year it released its second season, and I should say, it did lot let me down. Outcast is textbook southern gothic in its aesthetics. Set is a small town in west virginia, it deals … Continue reading Outcast – textbook southern gothic
My son has just turned 16, he is skinny and has pimples, a weird haircut and has ditched the braces, I´d say he is comely. When I look , at him I still see him as a baby and I despair the day he decides to leave and go to the world. I can still … Continue reading It has been 16 years…
Salvation is a new series on netflix. A group of people, led by a tech millionaire and a young MIT nerd lead efforts to save the world from the imminent impact of an asteroid. Armagedon feelings, strong and great and all out in the face. The show is pretty forgettable, the premise has been explored … Continue reading No salvation for SALVATION season 01
The Cicada and the Ant (Jean de La Fontaine) Cicada, having sung her song All summer long, Found herself without a crumb When winter winds did come. Not a scrap was there to find Of fly or earthworm, any kind. Hungry, she ran off to cry To neighbor Ant, and specify: Asking for a loan … Continue reading Realism.