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Sinister Ghosts Will Burn

5 Oct 2022 6 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

“Like the Phoenix rising from its ashes, art is reborn into eternity."  Martin Mobarak "I hope the leaving is joyful, and I hope never to return."  Frida Kahlo   Being surprised by atrocities is a good thing.  It means your soul is still intact.  Whi...

Suedo Philosophics #1: It's Time To Start Saying Goodbye

4 Oct 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

It occurred to me last night that it might be time to start saying goodbye. Not in a histrionic or dramatic way, but with no illusions either.  What better way than through Suedo Philosophics? For anyone who doesn't know, Suedo Philosophics are like...

Fraught With Pearl

30 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

  Fraught With Pearl   The road to hell is fraught with pearl.Why shouldn't I be traumatized? The road to hell is fraught with pearl.Shiny people going down. The road to hell is fraught with pearl.Stars from underneath the earth,burning in their bed...

Wasted & Insatiable

28 Sep 2022 9 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

"And it come to pass, when he heareth the words of this curse, that he bless himself in his heart, saying, I shall have peace, though I walk in the imagination of mine heart, to add drunkenness to thirst:"  Deuteronomy 29:19 "Rock & Roll will die." ...

Rock & Roll Isn't Evil

27 Sep 2022 6 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

"I've been caged like a wild catBy fools who don't know where it's at"Iggy & The Stooges   A lot of Christian music doesn't speak to me.  Much of it doesn't do anything for me at all.  Some of it makes me wonder if hell isn't such a bad place after a...

Peace Masquerading As Boredom

24 Sep 2022 6 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

"How can anyone be happy when it's sunny every day?"  Pablo Smog   The neighbor kid came over last night to say goodbye before leaving town.  I call him a "kid" because I'm old enough to be his dad, but in fact he's in his mid-20s.  We're not great f...

Overcoming The Carnal Mind

21 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

It may be necessary to withdraw from people, places, and situations that drag you into a carnal mindset. More than mere hedonism, the carnal mindset also includes depression, despair, and perhaps even a desire to die that can open you up to suicidal...

Champagne Haitians

19 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

I would like to take a moment to congratulate the Champagne Haitians on Martha's Vineyard for starting a long-overdue campaign to Make Martha's Vineyard Haiti Again.  I think the golf courses and Covid-proof presidential party tents and yacht houses...

Bad Americans

12 Sep 2022 1 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

An interesting snapshot of the zeitgeist of the Bush years, when liberals were still interested in dissent and 9/11 truth, "Bad Americans" is from my 2008 album Blinded By Self-Righteous Degenerates.  At the time, it was still considered an indictmen...

American Ayatollahs & Artless Fundamentalism

5 Sep 2022 12 minute read 0 comments Nathan Payne

I can't write about this topic anymore.  Not only because it makes me viscerally nervous and ill, but because to say it a thousand more times would be even more gratuitous than it already is.  The only reason I'm writing this is so I never have to wr...