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“Post = Me?” by Richard F. Yates

Identity vs Online Action vs Value… You are what you eat? You are your job? You are a random mélange of genetics, neuro-pathways, and chemicals which produce a non-stable, possibly illusory, mental projection that changes constantly (though imperceptibly) from moment … Continue reading

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“It’s a Steemy Life!” by Richard F. Yates

Howdy Folks! As many of you undoubtedly know, I’ve been experimenting with a social platform, called Steemit.com, which is based on a blockchain thingy, and which incentivizes it’s users by paying them for posting content, writing comments on other people’s … Continue reading

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“Postal Art Received from R. Giles in the U.K.!!!”

Howdy folks, as some of you may know, I was once a regular contributor/receiver in the “MAIL ART” game, in which folks draw, paint, collage, sculpt, or compile little pieces of art and then send them to each other through … Continue reading

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“True Confession” by Richard F. Yates

I’m sitting at the kitchen table, dreading my eventual wage slavery later today, and listening to an old Robert Anton-Wilson lecture from the early 1990s. The voice of Anton-Wilson (not even considering the CONTENT, which is wonderful) is very calming … Continue reading

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“The Society of Indifference Revisited” by Richard F. Yates

About four and a half years ago, I wrote an essay / manifesto (“The Complex Function of Artistic Expression in a Society of Indifference,”) in which I tried to express my feelings about the fact that ART doesn’t really make … Continue reading

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“Don’t Think of It as ‘Buying Product!’ You’re ‘Contributing to the Mental Health of the World!’” by Richard F. Yates

Greetings Fellow Wage Slaves! Today’s grand plan is to give you creative, mentally balanced, happy humans (or whatever you identify as) a chance to indulge your COMMUNITY SERVICE urges! I’ve recently loaded MORE junk to Redbubble AND that experimental Crypto-Thingy … Continue reading

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“Blue Bunny is Afraid to Look!” by Richard F. Yates

Bunny knew that traveling by thought was dangerous (but it’s so cheap that he had a hard time resisting!!!) However, on more than one occasion, he ended up passing through some particularly freakish dimension and witnessing events that he wished … Continue reading

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