"THE HEARKENING"/"Easter Wings"

Cited: Herbert, George. "Easter Wings." Pritchard, N.H. The Matrix. Poems 1960-1970. Here are two poems which might be good fun to set...

FitBit: work vs workout

A couple Christmases ago, a relative got me a FitBit Inspire™. Sometimes I wear it. I had my FitBit Inspire™ on while scrubbing the floor...

Mary Pratt, Chantal Akerman/meat

I recently watched Chantal Akerman’s Jeanne Dielman, 23, quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles for the first time, and I thought it was...

Antonia Pozzi/Knees

Pozzi, Antonia. Poems. Trans. Peter Robinson. Alma Classics: Richmond, 2011. I don’t read Italian; I’ve only read Pozzi’s poems in...

Some Disabled Women in Kurosawa

Content warning for antifeminism/ableism in these films. Redbeard (1965) This film features one disabled woman and (arguably) one...

Two Motorcycles

Read the poem for a haemophiliac who crashes his motorcycle in Mary Peelen’s Quantum Heresies (“Confessions, 40”) alongside the poem “The...

Woolf steps into a boot shop

See "Street Haunting: A London Adventure" in The Collected Essays of Virginia Woolf. Must Have Books: Victoria, BC. Content warning for...

Medieval Stone Heads/disability

From: Image on the Edge: The Margins of Medieval Art by Michael Camille “Physiognomic mockery” (82) “Scurrilous fools and twisted...

"Last"/"Cathedral"

“Last” in the Ali Smith collection Public Library. The title story in Raymond Carver’s Cathedral. In both stories, an able-bodied...