These moments are hard
Bitter like the sweetness of lard
Like the quickening of the softest sand
Beneath feet as they are sinking in
Tough like a soft chew cookie
More precious than a bee’s sting
Wondering silently, “do they despise me”
In rare moments, you might ask
Why they secretly shower you
With music and videos
And the rain of compliments
Pours down all over [...] ...
Via ESPNW,13-year-old baseball player Mo'ne Davis threw a 3-hitter to help get her Philadelphia team to the Little League World Series. She had 6 strikeouts in the game.Congratulations to her and her team!Of course, in the comments to the article some grown-ass adult man had to immediately chime in and say, "I know I'll get blasted here, but I still say it isn't right. She took the spot of another male player....". Which, I'm not sure what's more sad, this guy's entitlement and sexism, or his inability to state his position without pre-emptively framing any critique of his position ...
OPENING SEQUENCE is a simulation of the beginning of a film. Narrated by info, some content is found and some content looks like found content. The main character is an architect. She is married, she has morals. She is into dramatic simulation as a way to work out obstacles in her reality or shared realities.Leilah Weinraub, born 1979 in Los Angeles, is an emerging director currently working in New York City. She is an MFA Candidate at Bard College in the film and video department. Awards include Frameline Grant recipient 2009, Wexner Center for the Arts, Art and Tech residency ...