Lack of imagination — fixed point of view.
Filled with giants and elves
roaming our story-lands.
My piece is in the 2nd photo from the top.
To the left, a wall piece with light.
To the right a small shiny screen framed in a white box.
The frame maker/designer, Kenji, standing in-between.
When the screen is on, a short loop repeats, in high contrast.
It is a text, drawing and drawing with text piece; SuddenFeeling.
Our bodies draw together,
hearts leaning into flesh.
soft, slump surrender.
your wife of 40 years
But, for one more yearning embrace,
our bodies colluding.
the contradiction unravels
all in a moment, ended.
Your face familiar,
I know it well,
but it is someone else
I long for.
Your are too young
to have been married
End of class: Luis & Daniella’s workshop.
Feb. 2012, Buenos Aires.
out to dance,
the night is long and morning too,
Learning about the slow stretch,
the soft shift,
a supple weight
Or sudden stop, kick, turn, thrust.
Stop, wrap, shift, pivot, soften.
Sensation between foot and hip
hand and chest,
The ever shifting axis of presence.