Category Archives: Expandings

Exodus Deflowered and undoing rape culture

I am in process of writing the sequel to my book of biblical erotica – Genesis Deflowered – that expands the text of the King James Bible to turn it into an erotic novel. The sequel takes on the next book of the bible, Exodus. Exodus Deflowered. Hey look at that sexy cover over theremore…

Wholeness vs. Achievey-ness: On The Emerson #Trust30 challenge

Wholeness vs. Achievey-ness: On The Emerson #Trust30 challenge

There has been some brilliant company the last thirty days in the Trust 30 Challenge launched by The Domino Project. Thirty “thought leaders” offered up writing prompts inspired by Emerson’s famed essay Self Reliance. People pledged to take on the exercise of writing each day about the prompts. Today my prompt went live. Lots ofmore…

The charm of a thrown punch

The charm of a thrown punch

The artists and vendors who ply their wares in Union Square by definition are a bit strange. Strange to roll carts filled with broken tables and bungee cords holding down dirty boxes full of books or paintings or t-shirts or origami ear rings circa 5 o’clock in the morning. All to secure a space in themore…

Improvised Insights with Jasmine Lamb

This is the first video of this new interview series I am doing called Improvised Insights. The audio on it is perfect. But you don’t see me at all. That wasn’t on purpose. Just so you know. Future interviews wont have this issue. That said… after you watch the video you should get to knowmore…

The Terrorist in Us. The Artist in Us

When you live out on the frontier you have no identity, you’re a nobody. Therefore you get very tough. You have to prove that you are somebody. And so you become very violent. And so identity is always accompanied by violence. This seems paradoxical to you but ordinary people find the need for violence asmore…