She Asked Why I Was Smiling, And I — Dumbfell Silent – A POEM

“My heart is haunted by…” She was bearing her soul I was chewing up the scenery Drunk on her watermelon scent And how she breathed like spring, to me What melancholy mystery She whispered secrets gingerly Remember when they locked us in separate chambers And made us exchange notes through desperate aisles You were a … Continue reading She Asked Why I Was Smiling, And I — Dumbfell Silent – A POEM

Activists are Protesting the Museum of Modern Art and Plotting Towards A Different Future for Art and Its A-Cumulative Cachet – Reblog from Hyperallergic

In a Letter to MoMA’s Director, Activists Declare Plan to Protest Inside Museum The activists plan to escalate their weekly protests against the Museum of Modern Art with a tour throughout midtown Manhattan next week.by Hakim Bishara Support Hyperallergic’s independent arts journalism. Become a member today » For the past three weeks, activists have gathered every Friday at … Continue reading Activists are Protesting the Museum of Modern Art and Plotting Towards A Different Future for Art and Its A-Cumulative Cachet – Reblog from Hyperallergic

Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change – from Wired Magazine

image: 'Reality' by Eran Fowler Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change Tech oligarchs are encouraging the creation of virtual worlds as a cheap way to avoid problems in the real one. MATTHEW GAULTCULTURE 02.15.2021 09:00 AM - WIRED MAGAZINE THE FUTURE OF virtual reality is far more than just video games. … Continue reading Billionaires See VR as a Way to Avoid Radical Social Change – from Wired Magazine

WEEKLY CYBERPUNK DISPATCH – The Haunted Typewriter Vlog – #7 – A DISTORTED PERCEPTION OF REALITY IS NOW A NECESSITY TO BE FREE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wyStSJ3dwdc Discussing more of my own writing this week. I read one of the early chapters of my novel - work - in - progress. Which you can read as well below: CYPRESS BUTANE - Early Chapter in ‘The Skein’ -  backstory on main character Adolai Shungyosai My parents never let me watch horror films. … Continue reading WEEKLY CYBERPUNK DISPATCH – The Haunted Typewriter Vlog – #7 – A DISTORTED PERCEPTION OF REALITY IS NOW A NECESSITY TO BE FREE

The Legitimate Benevolent Contender Mind Problem – Imagine a Billionaire Tech Lord Treats Workers Extremely Well and Appears Beneficent to All Mankind, do you Nod, Smile, and Give Benediction?

He, for presumably it will be a man in this position at first berth, will be a great provider, and it seems like they have the good will of all mankind in their purview. Why would you not worship? Would you be like Descartes, who doubted simply EVERYTHING? Would you not have the faith to … Continue reading The Legitimate Benevolent Contender Mind Problem – Imagine a Billionaire Tech Lord Treats Workers Extremely Well and Appears Beneficent to All Mankind, do you Nod, Smile, and Give Benediction?

THE SELF-MOVING IMAGE – Driverless Cars and the Future of the Road Movie – A Cyberpunk Tinged Article from The Believer Magazine

One of my favorite magazines, 'The Believer' has a new issue out, and they post all of their content online for free. Check out this new article, THE SELF-MOVING IMAGE June 1st, 2020 | Issue One Hundred Thirty-One When cars drive themselves, what happens to the road movie? by John Menick

A Cyberpunk Short Fiction About the MetaMythic Value of Converging Social Media Argument – #TheAproposMachine by Cypress Butane

THE APROPOS MACHINE TheAproposMachine was just so. . There were others in the market, and some even had their use. #LeMotJustserved at times. #CataclysmicAphorismic was hot among certain key demographics. Any could be consulted by anyone, at any time, but #TheAproposMachine just had its way with the moment. It lives, inside of us, in its … Continue reading A Cyberpunk Short Fiction About the MetaMythic Value of Converging Social Media Argument – #TheAproposMachine by Cypress Butane