Collapse – A post joy world

Collapse – A post joy world

I know that every generation thinks it is living in the end times. This is a phenomenon as old as civilization, everyone feels that collapse is imminent but it rarely happens. Apocalypse features in our media through out time. Religions have scenes of it in their holy books, writers and poets have been imagining it and we continue this trend. Maybe we do this because we are so aware of our own mortality that we feel a need to apply it to civilization. Or maybe it is just idle fantasy, imagining the fall of all that we have built.

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Doomed

Doomed

My life for all theirs. Is that what this is? Selling ourselves so others can experience joy. Being told what to believe and what to think and what is and is not okay. Being told that it is our fault while they dance on the ruins. We are doomed.

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Rain on My Parade – Failing to find the point

Rain on My Parade – Failing to find the point

Life when you boil it down to the component parts really has no point beyond the biologic imperative to continue the species. Life is survival and reproduction. This is how it is for every other species on the planet, they exist without a point. They don’t need one. We, humans, the cosmic accident are the only species that tries to find a point in all this.

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Podcast, Future Ideas, Rambling Madman, I don’t know

Podcast, Future Ideas, Rambling Madman, I don’t know

In my last post I mentioned that I was thinking about starting a podcast. I am still on the fence with that, I really like the idea but it is also a fair bit of work to add to my already overloaded plate. I just get stuck on ideas sometimes and even though they may not be the most realistic I do tend to see them through.

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Creaky Pipes – A narrated short

Creaky Pipes – A narrated short

I wrote and narrated this short story as part of a collaboration on my narrative YouTube channel. It was a fun experience and I hope you get a chance to listen. I might start doing more of these kind of things and distributing them in podcast form but I am not sure, it is a lot of work and I don’t think there is a lot of demand for it. Either way here is the audio and the story, feel free to read or listen.

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