the ugly earring

ug‧ly [uhg-lee] offensive to the sense of beauty; displeasing in appearance

Tag: the obsession with gold continues

space gold

“The nitrogen in our DNA, the calcium in our teeth, the iron in our blood, the carbon in our apple pies were made in the interiors of collapsing stars. We are made of star stuff.” ~ carl sagan

and then they discovered: gold came from outer space
photos: 1. earth-age and 2. here


Once I wasn’t always so plain.
I was strewn feathers on a cross
of dune, an expanse of ocean
at my feet, garlands of gulls.

 “Love of My Flesh, Living Death,” Lorna Dee Cervantes

gold fish coin purse
found via pour porter