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An Ear to the Ground #6

It is to save man from the fear of death, so that he may be able to die!
To go forward into death! Not backwards into the womb. 287 more words

An Ear To The Ground

How to Enhance Your Scene

Sometimes I am a rambling idiot. Twice this past month two different reporters have asked me, “why do you think it is important to support the arts?”  I spewed on for couple of minutes without articulating exactly why I think it’s important to support the arts, so consider this my practice for the next time someone asks me. 468 more words


South Dakota State Representative makes bizarre gay sex metaphors

David Hickey is a Pastor and South Dakota State Representative (R-9). Hickey is in the news because of a really weird letter to the editor he attempted to have published.   596 more words

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I un-quit, too!

Two years ago, cultural critic, professor and art writer extraordinaire, Dave Hickey, proclaimed he quit. He left, fed-up participating within the ‘courtier class’ of writers who pander to the monied and powerful collectors, curators, and consultants. 517 more words

The Benefits of Sacred Smudging

Sacred Smudging is a spiritual ceremony dedicated to cleansing your personal space, mind and body.  Numerous religions practice it and the tools used can vary from one tradition to the next.  291 more words

Poor hygiene down to resources, says Beaumont consultant

A senior consultant at Dublin’s Beaumont Hospital has blamed the hospital’s sub-optimal hygiene standards on a lack of resources. The Health Information and Quality Authority (Hiqa) published a report yesterday, suggesting patient safety was being compromised at the hospital by poor hygiene standards. 27 more words


State of the Arts

“People are trying to replace history with sociology. Which means you write about artists and you don’t write about art, and the object doesn’t exist. And I like objects: they don’t change, they don’t lie to you.” David Hickey… 888 more words