The power was out in my house so I was sitting on the couch talking with Krush via the light of a lantern.
I confessed to him that I’m really feeling rainbows as a theme for this Burning Man.
After the rain (my shitty 2015 burn) there is always some sun (a good 2016 burn, hopefully) to make a rainbow.
The imagery is not lost on me.
So I’ve bought a rainbow light up tutu:
And I own a rainbow jumpsuit:
And I just bought some rainbow aviator sunglasses:
I wanted Krush’s opinion on which backpack to buy – a pale furry drawstring backpack or a bright, vibrant furry backpack.
He laughed at me.
I’m not sure if he was laughing at the idea of me wearing rainbows or the absurdity of our dimly lit conversation.
But he selected the vibrant backpack. And so I bought it.
Trust me, I plan to wear regular clothes at Burning Man. And I plan to wear some other costumes at Burning Man.
But for me, the light at the end of my crappy 2015 tunnel is creating rainbows.
So I’m going to wear them.
And here’s some other stuff I’ve been eyeballing: