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Closet of Anxieties The USA

End of Empire

The moist air is already sticking to your arms at 7:00 AM, the pores in your armpits twitching like a horse in a starting gate.

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Community Oilseed

Oilseed Revisited

We opened the door and peered in at what had once been a hub of activity, our old kitchen, all tore up and abandoned.

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Closet of Anxieties Life and Death Our Life

EXIT PLAN

“How long do you want to live?” Bob asks over a steaming bowl of fried cabbage

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Environment The Virus

Endangered

We want to believe the human race will persevere, that our survival is part of a grand plan.

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Culture Garden

Duke Gardens – more big city culture

There were bees everywhere, bathing in pollen, drinking in the day, doing what bees do: pollinating plants, making food, and perpetuating their families.