Gravity's Rainbow

botany, shoes, books, and justice

October 29, 2009
by sarcozona
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Fall break

My university doesn’t have a fall break.  In addition to generally being a cruel policy, it ensures that by this point in the semester I absolutely hate all of my classes.  This semester would be more manageable than some, but … Continue reading

October 26, 2009
by sarcozona

A History of God

I’ve been reading Karen Armstrong’s A History of God: The 4,000-Year Quest of Judaism, Christianity and Islam for the last few months.  She isn’t trying to prove the existence of God, but traces how people have imagined God and the … Continue reading

October 24, 2009
by sarcozona

What I’ve Noticed

Lights on how the Christian community accepts rapists and vilifies their victims. Green spaces make you healthier. I wonder if houseplants help. Banning abortion doesn’t make it rarer, but it does make it more dangerous: unsafe abortions kill 70,000 women … Continue reading