Gender Trouble?

Despite being political for many years and having involvement in various groups, I refrained from wading in on the debates concerning gender. As a greenhorns political activist, I felt intimidated by those that seemed at the forefront of gender politics,…

We have finally killed popular music…

If video killed the radio star, and compact discs killed vinyl, then today’s digital age has killed popular music itself. Let me explain… I was relaxing with someone the other day and we got talking about an artist I really…

Death…

I’m feeling really happy today, contented even, yet here I am about to write some thoughts on death. Happiness itself is complex territory for me, probably explains my lack of friends; the truth is society itself is deeply unhappy, and…

Lil Peep

I first took a serious interest in Lil Peep when I heard the news about his death back in 2017. I remember one of the kids I worked with at the time being slightly shocked but also philosophical about it,…