Bare bones. That’s what we’re down to. The joints and marrow…
Stripped of image, distraction, routine. I’m left with me and you with you.
Is this some sick Darwinian trick of nature- leaving a burning hot ember to kick start society once again?
Is Mother Nature finally getting her own back and ruthlessly dismantling our putrid consumerism…giving humans back the time (we were so poor of) to simply kick back and get lost in the perennially pure azure skies …
The clean skies that have suddenly and miraculously returned. Like- now you see her, now you don’t.
The boundless skies robbed by flight companies and Our insatiable appetite for more and cheaper travel ‘experiences’.
Isn’t it shocking how little we need to survive? How things we don’t normally see, now take on seismic proportion in our day: a strangers smile, a bursting blossom, the gasping coldness of tap water, the closeness of 2 breathing bodies side by side-
Now Heroic and Sacrificial