there are nebulous futures at bay, shrouded at their edges by the goading, surging cloudiness of a moment after now. I call bodies >>my own and the ones we share<< to approach the mist with the vernacular of a shroudneedler. poke. through. make a hole big enough to push a prayer into. which is also enough room to reach in and tie around anything shaped like freedom.
. . .
in boulder opal, a greyblue haze rolls over brown stone. throughout the wisps, a few specks of blue and green shimmer. this is a one of a kind stone, set in a cage of brass, copper and aluminum that has been optimized for gravity about the forehead.
unique piece, one of one
20 gauge brass, copper rivets,
brass + copper + aluminum cage setting, boulder opal stone.
adaptive hair tines.
Blackness + afro-textured hair
[type 4/kinky/nappy] required for functionality.
minimum hair length for wear is 0.5”.
shipped in a flat state.
must be bent by wearer to match individual hair and head shape.
polishing cloth + instructions for use included.