The 2022 Fiction Issue

Metro Detroit writers and artists take on the theme ‘Conjuring Future Visions’ and meditate on what lies ahead, guest edited by Nandi Comer and deputy editor Zig Zag Claybourne

May 18, 2022 at 4:00 am

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Landscape of potential 1

By Mother Cyborg

click to enlarge "Landscape of potential 1," Quilt, 45" x 55" 2022. You can view this work at STAMPS Gallery in Ann Arbor until July 23. - Mother Cyborg, photo by Ara Howrani
Mother Cyborg, photo by Ara Howrani
"Landscape of potential 1," Quilt, 45" x 55" 2022. You can view this work at STAMPS Gallery in Ann Arbor until July 23.

In conjuring the future I summon a relationship to the multiverse, whether it be cultural or physical, evolving from segregated planes of existence to landscapes of potential. I see this future forming from the recognition of the patterns that keep us from craving difference. —Mother Cyborg