About Allegory Alligator

exploring the penumbra of humanity

As it pertains to the course of humanity in its desire to search/find deeper meaning in life, Allegory Alligator provokes thought and reflection both inward and outward to explore our self, our world, and the framework of our beliefs.

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A penumbra is the “gray(-er)” area of a shadow where the light is not completely blocked by the object casting the shadow. So much of life, as we discover with age, takes place in a realm between the absolutes of black and white, good and bad, right and wrong, that cultivating a discussion on these “gray areas” in life seems a fascinating forum.


the penumbra of humanity