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The Modern World

I have a problem with the Modern World.  I don’t like it.  I first noticed it with art.  Always hated modern art.  I never could quite put my finger on why until I came across a definition of art by Carl Jung, “…the work of the artist meets the psychic needs of the society in which he lives, and therefore means more than his personal fate, whether he is aware of it or not… He has done his utmost by giving it form…”  This is not what I see in modern art.  468 more words

Testing Instagram For Feedback

I, like a lot of people put my work on Instagram. Instagram being a social networking app that uses pictures made it seem like an ideal platform for gaining opinions on my paintings. 295 more words


Snap! - The Jam (1983)

One of the first 25 or so LPs I remembered buying with my own money was The Jam’s first compilation Snap! It was released after the Jam had broken up and Paul Weller and Mick Talbot had moved on to form the Jam. 484 more words


The Horse Racing Issue

I keep seeing posts about banning horse racingon Facebook. The horses can get injured. Once they lose their value they can get killed. All very bad and understandably upsets people. 249 more words


Ignorance and inconsideration...

“Ignorance and inconsideration may be greater causes of ruin, but they are slow and lacking in spectacle” – Siren Cataclysm skill ‘Ruin’ special text, Borderlands 2… 249 more words


Gaming, A Neglected Medium

Sadly, video games are often seen as a toy for children so when something big happens that the mainstream news would like, it gets overlooked.  420 more words