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Still Life with Woodpecker… Wrecking Ourselves and Loving the Wrong People with Tom Robbins

If you’re honest, you sooner or later have to confront your values. Then you’re forced to separate what is right from what is merely legal. This puts you metaphysically on the run.

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“If you won’t meet me in Cognito,

Baby I’m apt to go out of my head.

But if you really can’t handle incognito

Meet me in Absentia, instead” -Tom Robbins…

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Art Portfolio- My Work

Jitterbug Perfume

Jitterbug Perfume

What the heck, I may as well pack it in right now. I just finished rereading Jitterbug Perfume by Tom Robbins and not only did I shed a tear of joy for the rowdy and philosophical magnificence of this book, but there went a second one for the lusty, enigmatic curiosity with which Robbins imbues all of his work, plus the man has a knack for simile and metaphor that’s unbeatable. 598 more words

Former Writers for The Village Voice on the Decline of Print Journalism with Chris Hedges (Video)

Truthdig  September 12, 2017

In this week’s episode of “On Contact,” host and Truthdig columnist Chris Hedges sits down with Tom Robbins and Michael Musto to discuss the decline of print journalism. 180 more words

Media Criticism

Chris Hedges: Out of Print

Dandelion Salad

with Chris Hedges

RT America on Sept 10, 2017

On this week’s episode of On Contact, Chris Hedges is joined by former writers for The Village Voice, Tom Robbins and Michael Musto.

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Write Through Tragedy

“Write every day, even if your house is on fire and your grandmother just died.” ~ Tom Robbins

I saw this quote on a copywriting course… 309 more words


Blanking My Own Blank

(Warning: This essay contains what used to be strong language.)
I’m quite the fan of absurdist drama. Whether it is Jean Genet’s The Balcony, Francois Rabelais’s… 574 more words