"The sky was thick with TV. If you wore special glasses you could see them spinning through the sky among the bats and homing birds- blonde, wars, famines, football, food shows, coups d' 'etat, hairstyles siff with hairspray. Designer pectorals. Gliding towards Ayemenem like skydivers. Making patterns in the sky. Wheels. Windmills. Flowers blooming and unblooming." p. 179
sculptures by LA based artist Aili Schmeltz. "I am fascinated by the hybridized structures and blatant artifice of the city in both it’s natural and man made environments where hill top homes float precariously overhead on earth that has a topographical complexity of embedded catastrophe."