Posts Tagged with: instinct

Ode to the Spider

By Posted in - Life on April 1st, 2018 6 Comments spider

Would you trade this human body for any other? I would not, despite its flaws and limits. But I’ve thought about it. I have envied the elephant its massive dignity, the cat its lithe spine, …

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The Case for Darkness

By Posted in - Life on November 4th, 2017 2 Comments Elaine Konopka/The Attentive Body

The clocks have been turned back, the nights are getting longer, and I’m here to make the case for darkness. It’s futile to resist. It’s always there – the necessary counterpart to light — woven …

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