Parker Tettleton’s Ours Mine Yours (2014)
Parker Tettleton’s Ours Mine Yours twirls syntax around on its fork, defiantly snaps from the tethers of space and time into writhing pools of feeling. patricia murphy and john christopher sloan’s mixed media visuals present layers of tactile and intangible bodies that leak memory belonging to the you, the me, the our.
“You Take Off My Shoes
I try to look good or feel better. I can’t walk. I’m mouthing you on my pillow. Your poster curled in the lowest bedroom dresser drawer. Never put a beer on the floor. It reminds me of me & there are too many of you.“
parker tettleton is a leo, a vegan, a resident of portland, oregon. he is also the author of the grocery-shopping-themed collection GREENS (Thunderclap Press 2012), the chapbook SAME OPPOSITE (Thunderclap Press 2010) & co-author, alongside riley michael parker, of the chapbook MAN SUGAR (Housefire Books 2014). more or less is here: http://parker-augustlight.blogspot.com.
he would like to thank kat dixon for being his reason to visit atlanta.
patricia murphy and john christopher sloan are artists and world travelers. before departing on a four month excursion in central and south america, they spent a short respite period on a lake together in wild, rural alabama where they worked on the images for this book while eating lot of ramen, rice, and pasta.
32 pages. hand sewn. cover laser printed on craft card-stock. all images by patricia murphy and john christopher sloan. layout and design by chelsea tadeyeske and edie roberts.
printed april, 2014
official release date july 1st, 2014.
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