#41: the value of hardware. [Earthday We Will Give Obama His SuperCuffs! ~made by this Mommy...]

Via on Apr 19, 2009

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Something old…

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When I was just a little younger

I used to make cuffs out of tin foil,

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so I could become Wonder Woman.

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…today, as I was working on O’s CUffs, I started thinking about my friend, Sarahdawn…

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When I gave her her cuffs, she gave me a basil plant and her high school jewelry.

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Now her stuff is vital to this project.

(… do you see your stuff?)

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A few months ago, she gave me a book about a mosiac artist.

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It’s really what I’m doing…

(It’s so nice to have friends who understand you*)

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The big star had once been home to a spider’s nest!

we thought that was good…

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Today as I was working on Obama’s cuffs, I found two former spiders nests!

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“Like Peter Pan, or Superman, you will come to Save Me*”

~Aimee Mann

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When we get to #44, Obama gets CUffs!

About Joana Smith

Who I'd like to meet: Superman's Children, eco-warriors, truck drivers, persephone, roller derby queens, nurses, scientists, givers, priests, yogi, storytellers, people who don't know right now, playwrights, philosophers, people who are more visual, people who hop trains, performers, poets, seamstresses, activists, Spider-Man, kids, rangers, Snow White, dj's, massage therapists, people who work with their hands, bunnies, sportsracers, people who work in offices, dancers, baristas, artists, cleaners, climbers, Jeff's sister, Colbert, Skiers, Bikers, skaters, surfers, ani, people who are recovering, trees (and flowers), people who will die soon, gardeners, horses, Jolie-Pitt, soon-to-be mothers, margie's daughter, astronomers, people who are scared, girls who wear black and listen to the Smiths, cuffmakers, lambs, Miranda July, the man in the moon, Bono, people from 'round here, Obama...

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8 Responses to “#41: the value of hardware. [Earthday We Will Give Obama His SuperCuffs! ~made by this Mommy...]”

  1. sj* says:

    cuffs for the universe!

  2. redunce of debacle says:

    uncanny junk!

  3. erin says:

    i love terry tempest williams, jo, but haven't read that one yet, thanks for the inspiration!

  4. Essence says:

    Mighty useful. Make no mistake, I arppceaite it.

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