The following was written before Election Day, 2016. Now, its mention of concerns about 3rd party voting seems almost quaint, just 3 days after the result, given… Read more “2016: Why Earthseed Now? A personal mosaic.”
The essentials are to learn to shape God with forethought, care, and work; to educate and benefit their community, their families, and themselves; and to contribute to the fulfillment of the Destiny.
Yesterday (11 years from now), Lauren Olamina’s home burned and Lauren’s journey toward the Destiny begins.
Shaping Change: Remembering Octavia E. Butler Through Archives, Art, and Worldmaking
Proposals are due 4/7/2016
Conference dates: 6/3-5/2016
In memory of Octavia Butler, who died 10 years ago tomorrow, I want to share with you the following Earthseed funeral, which comes from Parable of the… Read more “An Earthseed Memorial: Octavia Butler (1947-2006)”