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. They… Read More WEEKLY CYBERPUNK DISPATCH – The Haunted Typewriter Vlog – #7 – A DISTORTED PERCEPTION OF REALITY IS NOW A NECESSITY TO BE FREE
New Trump Appointee Puts Global Internet Freedom at Risk, Critics Say MY TAKE: I’ll go to war for internet freedom. It is an extension of our nervous systems and the future of our species. If we lose that, we might as well off ourselves. Link up with people now who are willing to burn down… Read More New Trump Appointee Puts Global Internet Freedom at Risk, Critics Say – via the NYTimes.
I’m rereading some of this academic book by N. KATHERINE HAYLES for research into my novel: My Mother Was a Computer:DIGITAL SUBJECTS AND LITERARY TEXTS It explores some of the philosophical implications of language, the substance of our communication of ideas and being to each other in many ways, now entering into the realms of… Read More >My Mother Was A Computer>: N. Katherine Hayles, Philosopher of Cyberpunk & Neal Stephenson, Author of Same
I am watching the film ‘The Night Stalker’ (1972) for this forthcoming weekly video dispatch. It is a made for TV movie that along with The Night Strangler (1973) preceded the cult TV Series Kolchak: The Night Stalker. “It featured a fictional Chicago wire service reporter—Carl Kolchak, played by Darren McGavin—who investigated mysterious crimes with unlikely causes,… Read More 5.14.2020>On The Cusp of Maximum Acceleration – The Sublime 1970s Grain of Media Temporal Distortion