More Mercena Firsts

(Why am I naming days?) 10/5/14, Day 14,033 (Mercena Day 51): Mercena’s First Flux Sunday We’d been considering bringing Mercena to this Flux Sunday because it was at The Sand Box, where we’ll be rehearsing most of Once Upon a Bride There Was a Forest, and as chief baby wrangler, I’ll be picking her up thereContinue reading “More Mercena Firsts”

Mercena’s Week Seven

(Why am I naming days?) 10/2/14, Day 14,030 (Mercena Day 48): Meeting with Ravi at New Sanctuary This was a day of many meetings. After a 4:30am wake up call with morning with Mercena and then some TCG remote work, I ran late to a phone call with the ever-amazing Carmen Morgan, who is facilitatingContinue reading “Mercena’s Week Seven”

#MeowMeow4Life

(Not much baby-blogging in this update, so here’s an adorable picture from Heather of keeping watch over a stomach-napping Mercena while having a picnic.) (Why am I naming days?) 9/30/14, Day 14,028 (Mercena Day 46): #MeowMeow4Life This day is so named for my dear friend and Flux Creative Partner Kia Rogers, whom the Flux CPsContinue reading “#MeowMeow4Life”

Ethics for the Anthropocene: Plastic on Ice

Earlier in the year, I had been hoping to write a series of essays exploring what ethics might look like now that we’re becoming aware that our impact on the earth has led to a new geological epoch, the Anthropocene (a contested term, but one whose general outlines I believe in wholeheartedly). That has not materialized dueContinue reading “Ethics for the Anthropocene: Plastic on Ice”