Vernix

Hypothesis: Sea-apes become poets when touched by fire. Method: Be born in wax. Pool and rumble in eddies of proteins. Eat clams. Walk upright with volcanoes at your feet. Count the vertebrae on your wrinkled fingers. Observations: Doulas draped like seals collect the wax and mould it into the shapes of the mothers’ fears (this … Continue reading Vernix