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Ospare
[Updates infrequent, rants and other texts]
Created 25 Dec 2019
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  • don't call it a goodbye
    01 Apr 2021 • 2 min read
    A quick note : I don’t know if you can call it a hiatus if I don’t have a regular schedule to begin with but his specific newsletter is gonna have to pause for a while. I’ve also been thinking again a...
  • Utopian Considerations(4) : Movements in the key of Play
    15 Feb 2021 • 14 min read
    Johan Huizinga’s book “Homo Ludens” presents Play as freedom, a feeling and a moment in life that brings great joy to its practioneers. To play is not to work : that’s one the decisive statements Huiz...
  • Linked up
    25 Jan 2021 • 4 min read • 1 0
    A short addendum to my fandom pieces, I swear I’ll share happy thoughts later. chica marx @mckenziewark Feels to me like there's too many content creators and not enough form destroyers. November 17th...
  • Fanatic Domain
    10 Dec 2020 • 18 min read • 3 0
    Hello. There’s a bit of a problem with my substack in that all my drafts can’t be modified anymore so i’ve had to retype this whole thing. Sometimes it’s good to start again. I am thinking of changing...
  • Tough Stan, Fan Stuff
    06 Nov 2020 • 9 min read • 1 0
    Started this one a while ago. It’s not good to keep things unfinished, here’s a lament and a cry : What does it mean to be together This might be one of the great obsessions running through this newsl...
  • staying in touch
    08 Sep 2020 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Ian Crawley - Here we go - 1997 Haven’t given news in a while but I felt like doing it now. Probably shame. A newsletter a month could be a good rhythm for me or it could crumble as a new work regimen...
  • Late Linkdump
    07 Aug 2020 • 3 min read • 1 0
    Always late for something and early for something else, pulled and loose, aïaïa. What’s really good tho ? It’s been a hot minute. It’s been more than that If I’m honest but I’ve been in this peculiar ...
  • UTOPIAN CONSIDERATIONS(3) : A copless world
    10 Jul 2020 • 14 min read
    Obvious content warning for everything going on. Discussions of Whiteness, Blackness, police, violence, you know the drill. What has been different about the recent wave of protests against police bru...
  • UTOPIAN CONSIDERATIONS (2) : the Biocosmist "We"
    23 Jun 2020 • 15 min read
    Happy Birthday Octavia Butler, your light shines, always. - How’re you ? I don’t know who follows this newsletter so I can’t tell if you’re non-black people I should pester into giving money, attentio...
  • Wartempo 2020
    07 Jun 2020 • 11 min read
    CW for discussion of everything going on in the americas, fascism/colonialism, war. Stay safe. thebe kgositsile @earlxsweat there is no 'regular' to go back to. we either goin 2 establish some new sys...
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