It is said that they who know well how to live meet no abusive douchebags or maddening politicians as they scroll through the news, and come out of the workday untouched by the weapons of capitalism. For, in them, an abusive douchebag would find no flesh for his selfish hands, a mad politician nothing to... Continue Reading →
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“It’s a weird little semantic jump, and it’s not that far, but it’s a universe apart from where most people are.” Jim Carrey, 2017 You are not earth, water, fire or air. Nor are you empty space. Liberation is to know yourself as Awareness alone— the Witness of these. Ashtavakra Gita, 1.3 First... Continue Reading →
"More than anything else I do, I don’t show up."
Just trying to break the ice. That's the problem with taking too much time, whether it's away or closer or wherever else we go when we are not present. I've been away. Need to get back into it. But the blank page is a haunted house--the blinking word processor's line is a reminder that bringing... Continue Reading →
To My Future Political Slanderers: Fuck You Oh boy. I am so psyched right now. I want to share my excitement with you. Someday, maybe a couple decades out, I will beckon to the call of public life, and may run as a politician (...you know, once my syphilis kicks in, my brain lesions, and... Continue Reading →
He’s reaching out as far as his virtual arms will go. Every social media platform, dock, station and page, every identity that personifies the man, the complex organ that touches a glass screen and makes huge worlds inside his own head. He is far from home, he is far from himself, he is distant from... Continue Reading →