Sumerian male worshipper, ca. 2900–2600 B.C.
September 17, 2020


Five thousand years ago we began outsourcing prayer and devotion to statues that would worship on our behalf. Human nature hasn’t really changed, and I can’t decide if this is reassuring or terrifying.

Tropic of Cancer – Children of a Lesser God

Restless Idylls | Blackest Ever Black, 2013 | Bandcamp
Each night in 2020 I'm writing a short post for a series called Notes From the End of a World because I want to etch these days into my memory before I forget them. Before the world changes completely.
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