i am part of the load not rightly uses microbiology and cellular growth as a means of visualizing the human species. If each individual is a cell within the human organism, what does that organism look like? To paraphrase Adrienne Maree Brown, I am a cell in the human organism; how I live, how I treat myself and others, matters (Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds). Microbiology allows for a meditation on the unseen networks that underlie our daily lives.