Collaboration with Art of Dirt: “Dance Like Nobody is Pulling Your Strings” (Aesthetic Unconscious ep 1)

I recently had the pleasure of being asked to provide a commentary for the art of my friend who created under the pseudonym Art of Dirt. You can watch the video on YouTube (attached below) and follow their creations on other social media: http://www.instagram.com/art.o.dirt http://www.facebook.com/art.o.dirt http://www.redbubble.com/people/artofdirt https://youtu.be/u_htn7P89YM  

Mental Health Awareness Month, Repost: “Notes Of a Dirty Young Man”

As part of mental health awareness month I wanted to repost this piece that I originally wrote several years ago while I was in a state of particularly bad depression. I wrote an addendum, then later deleted it, some time afterwards because I didn’t want someone to read it without understanding the context in which … Continue reading Mental Health Awareness Month, Repost: “Notes Of a Dirty Young Man”

The Biography, The Accounting of Life, Will Come – (Blanchot, Judgement, the Question of Political Redemption)

"Proletarian revolutions criticize themselves constantly, interrupt themselves continually in their own course, come back to the apparently accomplished in order to begin it afresh, deride with unmerciful thoroughness the inadequacies, weaknesses and paltryness of their first attempts, seem to throw down their adversary only that he may draw new strength from the earth and rise … Continue reading The Biography, The Accounting of Life, Will Come – (Blanchot, Judgement, the Question of Political Redemption)