Tag Archives: promiscuity

Bonobos

We are no better than bonobos, defining ourselves by who we screw and how often, as if everything we are is distilled to those few inches of skin and what we do with it. No nun, but as an experiment … Continue reading

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the promiscuity of pollen

Summers, I drive past regimented rows of patented plants weedless and well-watered behind signs saying where seed DNA was spun, like gold from straw was once, magic from a mundane wheel; but centrifuged stiltskin-like and greedy for progeny. There’s no stopping the … Continue reading

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