Dripping with Fat

Tribesfolk spared us and cared for us for good reasons. Our reasons. As age’s counterfeits, forerunners of the city, we survived, and multiplied. Out of self-defence we invented the Self. It’s likely we also invented some of love, much of fertility (see the Willensdorf Venus) parts of theology (divine feasting, Unmoved Movers) likewise complexity, stateliness,… Continue reading Dripping with Fat

An ampler physics

Les Murray has this great poem - a tribute to The Fat. It's not really possible to describe, so go and look it up. It's called 'Quintets for Robert Morley' you'll find it in New Selected Poetry or Learning Human or The People's Otherworld and probably other places. Even better, click here and you can… Continue reading An ampler physics