Welcome to a preview of
Between Tattoos: A Biomythography in Three Acts
Biomythography is a word created by our trail blazing artist and activist Audre Lorde to describe her classic book Zami: A New Spelling of My Name. I have gratefully adopted the definition because it signifies the epic nature of Black women’s lives, we need a word big enough for us.
This is how the story goes:
A space time traveler incarnates on earth during humanity's great awakening to oppose forces of tyrannical transhumanism and to share her message of victory through creativity.
The space time traveler is a Free Black Woman. Humanity’s great awakening is Now. Her message is using the arts to dream a new myth for humanity. She’s got her work cut out for her. It’s three acts because Theater is Life.
And there’s a love story.
Here’s a sampling…