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Addict or simply human?

“I see the addict as a seeker, albeit a misguided one. The addict is a person in quest of pleasure, perhaps even of a kind of trancendent experience – and I want to emphasize that this kind of seeking is extremely positive.

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The Perfect Festival Novel? 69ers now released as e-book

69ers, the novel of the 1969 Isle of Wight Festival of Music, has finally been released as an e-book.  Retitled When Dylan Sank the Isle of Wight… 113 more words

Bob Dylan

OLIVIER TWIST (EPISODE TWELVE)

(This episode is dedicated to Ife Unique whose birthday is today. The entire Hard Voices crew are crazy about you, most especially Kingsley who wants to marry Kogi; enjoy yourself, dear.) 1,879 more words

Series

Ron Woodroof changed in all the right ways

So my infatuation with Matthew McConaughey continued as I observed him in an astonishing performance in Dallas Buyers Club. He and Jared Leto were so brilliant, I was so easily and readily drawn into Jean-Marc Vallée’s drama. 759 more words

Essays

indifferent

I was going to try

to sleep it off,

and I stumbled

towards the corner,

turned thrice,

dog-like,

curled up,

and laid hard,

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The Cocktail Bar

A middle-aged woman and her companion walk up to the building, the bright neon sign flashing “Cocktail Bar”. She feels a little out of her comfort zone. 1,410 more words

Musings

Muscat: Next is decriminalisation of drugs in certain circumstances

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat this afternoon hailed the introduction of civil unions and said that next on the list would be the decriminalisation of some drugs when in small amounts and for first time offenders. 50 more words