A long time ago I had a strange experience where my Dual turntable (a vintage record player) seemed to change speeds all by itself. Hovering over the device in my usual ritualistic manner, I glanced away for a fraction of a second. When I looked back the cursed thing had changed its speed from 33 […]Read More Are we living in different times and places right now?
I love it when this happens. Seems when I work hard at something I’m truly interested in, others take notice. Love it! Read the article here.Read More I have to admit…
Originally a serious track called “medieval,” I was trying to record some ahhs and not having much luck. Suddenly I was inspired to go into a sort of nonsense voiceover (with a nod to the Beatles and Lewis Carroll).Read More Diary of a Madman
Yesterday I was up in my room, working away on the computer. I heard a loud banging sound from outside my door. The other person in the house called up, “What was that!” To me it sounded metallic, like the lid of a pot falling to the floor, or maybe a bathroom suction cup holder […]Read More A true paranormal story
This may seem a joke but seriously, coffee really helps me to rise above some of the creepy stuff lurking in the so-called collective unconscious.Read More Me before my coffee
Ever since I converted to Catholicism back in 2001, I found it was a two-sided experience. I had been going through a challenging time after living in India for a couple of years. The West seemed strange, and I learned what they mean by the term, reverse culture shock. Some people take their hard shell […]Read More Trying to be a good Catholic – I did an experiment, here’s the results
When I tell people that I like to go to catholic mass I often sense some kind of inner reservation from the other person. I’m not surprised. I know why. Or I have a pretty good idea. The Inquisitions, the child abuse, the corruption. Or maybe just the regimentation. Not to forget the sexism. I […]Read More A deep inner beauty
I’ve owned this book for some time but it’s been sitting in my basement, highly respected and largely ignored. I hoped I’d get to it some day. Finally, after years of letting it just sit there, I cracked the cover. Amazing book. Really good. At least, right for me… right now. The author mentions other […]Read More The Northern European gods and goddesses come alive!