Just as the worship of Attis and Osiris was supplanted by Christianity over a millennium and a half ago, so the worship of Christ has now become replaced by the worship of brands Continue reading Bring back the Christmas spirit
That’s when I saw it, as he handed me the envelope. There was this fierce light burning in his eyes, like the glint you see in a child’s eyes on Christmas morning Continue reading What’s in a name?
Should we make Noel Edmonds illegal then? Does daytime TV drive you to heroin? I wouldn’t be at all surprised. Continue reading Whitstable Gazette: Is Cannabis a Gateway Drug? and other stories
I’ve just taken LSD. For the first time in 25 years. That little brown drop of liquid, placed on the end of my finger and ingested some 30 minutes ago, is about to play havoc with my sense of self… Continue reading LSD Refugees
The secret of invisibility told in the form of a story… Continue reading How to be Invisible
How to propitiate the gods of our own internal being: that is the question that lies at the crux of our time… Continue reading Money Burning
I started praying three years ago, in the spring of 2014. How it came about: a friend of mine lost his son unexpectedly, and I was looking for a way to express my condolences. I really can’t imagine anything worse … Continue reading Why I Pray