On June eleventh twenty-sixteen we were the innocent.
We were a magic kingdom.
We lived on the Fringe and drank with Will.
We surfed, and ate together, and sang listened to our friends talk to us from the internet.
Philosopher Peter Rollins in his 2015 book ‘The Divine Magician’ compares the beginning of Christianity to the three tiered structure of a traditional magic trick. The final act of the trick, called The Prestige, is compared to the tearing of the veil that coincided with the death of Jesus, revealing…