"Redaction is a form of editing in which multiple source texts are combined (redacted) and altered slightly to make a single document..."To redact" later came to be used in the sense of selecting from or adapting (as by obscuring or removing sensitive information) a document prior to publication or release. In the early twenty-first century it has become a euphemism meaning "conceal from unauthorized view; censor but do not destroy"... From Wikipedia page on redaction

 

Redacted | Buried and Surfaced

April 09, 2014
I've been considering the power of pain lately. It's hard to imagine anything else (love perhaps) that can so effectively shut down my brain and body. But pain also has t...
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Redacted | Folded

January 29, 2014
More exploration of folded and frozen. It's interesting trying to balance composition and meaning. Which words emerge? What shapes are revealed? Here are few I added this...
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Redacted | Lost and Found

January 29, 2014
Another random tear -- January 17, 1995. I found notes from the plane ride home after our "honeymoon" trip to Exuma in the Bahamas. We were married in August of 1993 but...
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Redacted | Torn and Frozen

January 24, 2014
This will be short -- I think I caught my daughter's cold. Better, I caught some gorgeous, winter light today. I spent the afternoon working on the same torn and folded...
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Redacted | Torn

January 22, 2014
I tore out a few more pages at random: September 3, 1992 and September 19, 1991. Cursing that I didn't get motivated earlier in the day when there was natural light, I ri...
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