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Memoirs From a Burn 2019.08.28

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Memoirs From a Burn 2019.08.28

Memoirs From a Burn 

8.28.2019 (Wednesday: The man burns in four days)

I’m laying in a hammock on my perch high above the spectacle that is Burning Man.

Today was the third day of this reality. I’m adapting and also heavily long for the life I have left behind for this experience…

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Memoirs From a Burn 2019.08.24

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Memoirs From a Burn 2019.08.24

Memoirs From a Burn

2019.08.24 (Reno, Nevada: 2 days before arriving at Burning Man)

Travel and accommodation complications have continued and changed, delaying departure plans. I am using grounding tools/totems; tapping into beautiful memories, releasing aggression, transformation embraced and remembering self-annihilation overcome. Listening to Debussy, Dillinger Escape Plan, Cory Allen, Tool, This Will Destroy You and remembering the words of Bjork and how grateful I am to escape into an auditory wonderland…

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Memoirs From a Burn: 2019.08.23

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Memoirs From a Burn: 2019.08.23

Memoirs From a Burn

2019.08.23 (Departing Philadelphia)

At the center of my circumstances with a full and heavy heart. I soar through the air and notice this momentary and yet overwhelming lack of stability. Having felt love in its many forms: physical touch, quality time, words of affirmation, gifts and acts of service, it feels ungrounding to fly away from the places warmth and acceptance are present…

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