ARMISTICE: A PRELIMINARY DEFINITION

There is something out there that is too much to bear.  This is most certain.  We will elide the questions of what exactly it is, whether it is just one thing or many things.   An armistice is a kind of structure that is built so that most of the unbearable is blocked out.  The Vorizenic armistice is the armistice that currently  holds sway.   It fosters a high level of production and consumption, even transgression - but it shirks consciousness of the greatest transformation possible