What's in a name? You take my name andsnap it like a wrist bone.Crack the consonantsover your tongueuntil the vowels lay limplyin your mouth.Bone shards. The lettersfall half-dead at your feet.I cradle them in my lap,sobbing their sounds as ifI could scream life into them again.As if echoing their mutilated syllableswould make me belong to myself again.You have my blood on your fingers.You have my blood on your fingersbut you simply wipe it off on your pant leg.
People in the Photography GalleriesGallery Descriptions and Miscats MonthToday's journal from me is a bit of an odd one. While people are predominantly found in the People & Portrait galleries, people can also be found in other galleries, and most importantly, there are galleries where people should not be found at all if you're trying to be true to what the gallery is about. Let me preface this by saying that I'm pointing out what you might want to avoid, not what is against the "rules" per se. So take everything in this journal with a grain of salt, as something to think about, not as me telling you what you can or cannot do.People should (probably) not be prominently featured in....Animals, Plants and Nature "Photographs of plants, animals, landscapes, and other features of the earth, as opposed to human creations."This seems obvious right? Now while you might want to get philosophical and say that human beings are anima