“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Saturday, May 9, 2015

A Sentence from Dark Ecology

So many ecological beings are “excluded middles” and so much ecological action seems to be to do with “not quite” and “slightly,” gradations of yes.


Unknown said...

I've always wondered if your stuff resonates with pragmatism at all. William James has a whole bit on "the ever not quite." Maybe not a direction you're interested in Tim, but I thought it was a nice phrase to think about.

Unknown said...

This post Made me think of Thel.

And this


made me think of Thel.