In the Algorithm

Stuck in the Algorithm ( is a fascinating, short, sharp shock of a read from the ever-interesting Timothy Morton. Morton has been a key figure in my imagination since I stumbled upon his Romanticism courses on the now-defunct (I think?) iTunes University 10 years ago. He’s the inspiration behind the ideas of the Pastoral Noir,Continue reading “In the Algorithm”

Torches Burn Slowly

The third in a very occasional series of found landscape poems. Texts are only slightly altered from the source material. Torches Burn Slowly Torches burn slowly. The kettle is empty. Drop anything you are Holding or carrying. The air is heavy. Wet, and musty. Mildewy. The atmosphere Resists combustion. A coil of heavy rope. AContinue reading “Torches Burn Slowly”