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It's a shame, but a lot of what I've seen recently on Mastodon is just a kind of dumbed-down (often by the apparent buffer of CWs) version of what I've experienced on Twitter: Intolerance, hatred, polarised attitudes, self-righteousness, entitlement, tribalism.
Nothing to do with the platforms - just the modus operandi of scared human beings. Which is all of us. Until we're not.
The oats available from the Cooperative Supermarket are not fit for human consumption.
@reto After listening to this Alan Watts talk, I couldn't help but think that the desire and intention to practice Zen is the height of egotistical pretentiousness. But come to think of it, the desire and intent to become a 'fully enlightened Buddha' by any means is the height of egotistical pretentiousness. And I mean that sincerely. I gradually let go of seeking ultimate enlightenment over the last couple of years. As Watts said, out of sheer frustration and the total ridiculousness of it.
Our new album is finally finished!
With us, you can journey through a fogscape of shifting modal textures punctuated with melodies that transform though myriad hues until you reach ultimate oblivion.
I hope you enjoy!
Yet another photo of my sister dancing. I was making my first steps in photography using my mother's camera. I hope I did not moonwalk since then 🕺
The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy radio show is on archive.org (for now, it won't be for long I'm sure. )
If you'd like to hear it, download it.
Emil Otto Hoppé Lonely Pine, Nevada, 1927.