Today, I am writing in a place where I feel old and young and realize there is no common word for that feeling. So the absence of such a word made me aware that language is too binary
I have been triggered. If I have to view another selfie with bought-out politicians or another polemic about how a Trump presidency will be the ruin of us all, I will do the “I’m mad as hell and I’m not going to take it anymore” scene from Network, so help me god. Why am I so livid? I’m am livid …
Unfortunately, we are so distracted by who would satisfy our identity politics or be the lesser of two evils that we can’t even perceive the giant poles or smell the fresh turds.
To hear gravity, you need two black holes to ‘clap’ in a 22millisecond event 1.3 billion light-years away