A collection of things I find meaningful and inspiring, shared
for your possible edification and delectation.
Inter-Zone A French website dedicated to Burroughs & Brion Gysin
A favorite poet. Her 1974 book Ordinary Things was the book that most strongly affected me as a poet in my early 20s; it gave me permission to write. I had been feeling discouraged, because I had been feeling a language of poetry building in me, but most of my teachers had been confused or dismissive about it. One even went so far as to imply that what I was writing wasn't poetry. Then I discovered Ordinary Things in the University bookstore. I stood and read the whole book in the store, then bought it to take home with me. I had found someone whose voice was like what I was hearing inside my self, and who could be a role model and guide for my writing. It was a powerful, stunning moment, for which I have always been grateful.
Beckett On Film is releasing all of the plays on DVD
More Beckett Links
Nourishing Food for Thought
The War Prayer, by Mark Twain
The Gospel of Thomas, from the Nag Hammadi Library
Between Two Moments, Bliss Is Ripe William Blake
Meister Eckhart: If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is "thank you," that would suffice.
Pleasurable Oddities, Literary Ambrosias & Strange Luck
Hakim Bey a brilliant anarchist, sexual heretic, and poet ; several websites exist, this is one of the best, with several texts available
The Temporary Autonomous Zone Hakim Bey's inspirational palimpsests
T.A.Z. download the complete text of TAZ as a plain text file (anticopyrighted text)
Millenium by Hakim Bey
Autonomedia, publishers of Semiotext(e) among other excellencies
Oblique Strategies the official website hosted by my friend Greg Taylor: includes some downloable software versions
On the Decay of the Art of Lying, by Mark Twain
Kawashaway Sanctuary, MN the Northwoods Band of the Radical Faeries, my home tribe, if I have one; I even have some photos of the Sanctuary on this site
Short Mountain Sanctuary, TN which currently is the home of RFD magazine
Anything That Moves a magazine for bisexuals
XY Magazine one of the more thoughtful fag rags out there, and one of the view that speaks to younger gays in a positive way
San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus the original gay men's chorus in the USA; I joined in 2006
Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus I sang first tenor with them from 20042004; expressing diversity through music
Australia's XY Online men, masculinities, and gender politics
WitchVox an okay place to start for beginners
Why Wiccans Suck a traditionalist spouts off, but an informative site nonetheless
Healing & Shamanism
Reiki.org (I'm not affiliated with them, but I refer people to them because they have excellent FAQs)
A Shamanism FAQ, with bibliography
More Shamanism Links
It's A Big Web Out ThereLet's Go For A Ride!
The following links demonstrate what makes the World Wide Web so wonderful. This is the stuff worth surfing for. Inspired, unedited, unexpuragated lunacy at its obsessive, hilarious, ultimate best. The beautiful and the dangerous! The oddball and the sublime! The strange and the quasi-belligerent! What do you get after post-Post-Modernism: Art Damagethe final frontier!
Rememberin the current ongoing climate of American antisexuality, after the blue-nosed busybodies win their war on 'child porn' on the Web, they'll probably go
after these sorts of sitesanything creative, free-thinking, vaguely
anarchistic, or cognitively challenging. Or, maybe you. If you've had a free thought lately, or dared to think for yourselfwatch
your back. The Thought Police are no longer merely Orwellian fiction:
they are mandated by the misnamed Patriot Act.
The Spam Haiku Archive (yes, I have contributed)
The Bill Bixby Memorial Haiku Bake-Off (resurrected from an untimely grave)
The Surrealist Compliment Generator (how fine a fair and fulsome aroma you evoke, mamselle!)
SubSite: The Official WWW Home of the Church of the Subgenius! Be very afraid!
Live Japanese Laundromat Webcam (possibly one of the world's most boring webcams)
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