When I was a child I heard boys saying that men were better than women because there were no women warriors, politicians, writers or scientists, that women were intellectually inferior than men, and that intelligent girls were necessarily less feminine than others. That view was supported by other women, like my mother, who said that … Continue reading For those yet to come, we fight.
David Haller can´t tell what is real and what is not real. David Haller was diagnosed as someone who suffers from psychotic events, although the term schizophrenia is seldom used. I am not sure whether or not they shy from the term because they fear law suits from patients support groups, or because psychosis is … Continue reading Legion season 01 – better read the DSM…
For thousands of years humans gathered to watch other humans being slaughtered. People watched as other human beings were slaughtered in the honour of gods, and that was part of their Faith, they condoned those killings and sometimes provided their own children to the sacrifice as evidence in Inca excavation sites suggest. People gathered to … Continue reading The observer of spheres and screens
The world is so messed up, people are so hell bent on killing each other for many different reasons, that it makes sense to try and do some good, if only the sake of goodness. That goodness may be called faith in God, or in loyalty, science, or one might simply be tired of the … Continue reading Hacksaw Ridge. Thank you, sir.
He melted like a candle, his skin laying flabby about him, his face sunken and wrinkled. Intensive weight loss made a fat man shrink to a much thinner version, with all the excessive skin and the impossibility of recovery of some fitting appearance, specially at his current age, 58 years old. He is short and … Continue reading The man who melted
Being born and raised in Brazil in a Brazilian Family whose ancestry is conveniently lost, I don´t know anything about jus saguinis, or right of blood; what defines my nationality is jus soli, right of the land, the fact that I was born in Brazil. A state citizenship is more complicated than that, even here, … Continue reading Make yourself at home, as crazy as our home is
I might believe I was beautiful, I didn´t know any better. I might believe I looked younger than my years, and sexy, if I wasn´t so self aware. The camera, the internet, the easy exposure of your body does not make you any more beautiful or attractive in real life, the fantasy of that world … Continue reading The Beautiful Lizard Lady
Yemanjá, mighty Yalodé, she brought the Portuguese sailors over her waves, the African slaves, of many different, nations, brought people from all over the world and she made sure those she found worthy reached our shores, she sowed them along our coast, let them enter the land along the rivers, and as Janaína, Nkaiá, the … Continue reading February 2nd. Those who dared start anew.
Sou uma pessoa que acredita em muitos ideais considerados liberais, como,por exemplo, a flexibilização dos contratos de trabalho e a liberdade de negociação entre patrões e empregados e de associação, sem intervenção do estado (isto é, sindicatos devem operar como num mercado e não devem ser mantido a custa de tributos, mas apenas de contribuições … Continue reading De escravo a patrão. No século XXI o Brasil ainda não mudou.
Doors locked (doors locked) Blinds pulled (blinds pulled) Lights low (lights low) Flames high (flames high) My body (my body) My body My body (my body) My body My body Is walking in space My soul is in orbit With God face to face Floating, flipping Flying, tripping Tripping from Pottsville to Mainline Tripping from … Continue reading Expanse Season 1. Walking in Space trailer to season