Instructions for living a life:
Tell about it.
Swallowable perfume, which is a cosmetic pill that works from the inside out. When you sweat, you sweat biologically enhanced fragrance, turning the body into an atomizer—you become the bottle and the spray.
The efficiency of “mining” for Bitcoin depends on the cost of the electricity that powers the computers needed to do such mining—a fact that made Iceland, with its inexpensive geothermal and hydroelectric power, an attractive site for Bitcoin calculation and extraction. These convergences at the intersections of labor, environmental impact, and capital might be understood as emblematic of how, in our time, the activity of being digital is entrenched in its conditions of being material.
The most anti-capitalist protest is to care for another and to care for yourself. To take on the historically feminized and therefore invisible practice of nursing, nurturing, caring. To take seriously each other’s vulnerability and fragility and precarity, and to support it, honor it, empower it. To protect each other, to enact and practice community. A radical kinship, an interdependent sociality, a politics of care.