“Keep clear of the dupes that talk democracy
And the dogs that talk revolution,
Drunk with talk, liars, and believers.
I believe in my tusks.
Long live freedom and damn the ideologies,”
Said the gamey black-maned boar
Tusking the turf on Mal Paso Mountain.
— Robinson Jeffers
I’ll be traveling for the next week to the ocean and the “desert with its life underground and a perfect disguise above.” Posting will be ragged.