Ten years ago my body decided to kill itself. I collapsed in Time Square's subway station, and was transported to Bellevue with a heart rate approaching 200 BPM. The 9 years' of immense disappointment since 2001 had culminated with an inevitable conclusion. I was now 60, and my body was giving out. My career had … Continue reading My body as Agency
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AN8dzSajq40&feature=youtu.be You can see Geneva at .40 sec. She has the white splotch on her left back foot. Her sister is also part of that sequence. My wife sorta wants us to get Geneva's sister, too, as no one has put their dibbs on her yet. Two sheppies in a small house?! The madness of … Continue reading Geneva at 6 weeks Old
This hardcover book was delivered today by Amazon. (the preceding link might allow you to download a free version, or at least an extract, if you provide some sort of email or Google credentials.) I have always been interested in Fatimid Cairo, a time when Egypt was Shia, and a welcoming tolerance for Jews and … Continue reading O Fatma Where Art Thou!