Gravity's Rainbow

botany, shoes, books, and justice

September 30, 2008
by sarcozona

The first ripe tomato

I started two tomatoes in pots earlier this year and recently moved them from my porch to my windowsill.  I picked (and ate) the first ripe one the other day, but not before taking a picture of it.

September 27, 2008
by sarcozona

Loss of self

From Jennifer Clare Burke’s A Life Less Convenient: Letters to My Ex: No one knew what would be saved.  I watched the illness and drugs pass through my body, wondering what would be left whole afterwards.

September 26, 2008
by sarcozona

What to expect

While 1/3 of women have had an abortion by the age of 45, there’s a tremendous stigma surrounding the issue, forcing most women to go through the process without community support or advice from women who’ve chosen to have an … Continue reading

September 25, 2008
by sarcozona

Uh oh spaghetti oh’s

Super confused by the current economic crisis?  The subprime primer explains everything with stick figures and should clear up your confusion.  And piss you off.  Don’t worry, lots of other people are really pissed off, too. A simplified voting guide, … Continue reading