Worshipping Freddie

“I would only believe in a god who knew how to dance.” Thus Spoke Zarathustra, Fr. Nietzsche “I won’t be a rock star. I will be...

Men that didn’t go to school and changed the world

There's something just as inevitable as death. And that's life. Charlie Chaplin ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ After “Bad pupils, ingenious adults” we go on with some people who either didn’t...

Malcolm X, the portrait of a free man.

“Our position has never changed. If you sit at the back of the plane and it's going a hundred miles an hour, and you're on the back of the plane, well it can start going a thousand miles an hour; you're going faster, but you're still at the back of the plane. And that's the same way with the Negro in this society, we started out at the rear and we're still in the rear.”

Four concerts and a funeral for Bob Dylan

“I hate love” Stanley Kubrick ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 2014, Greece If there was no death, life would be pointless, like an eternal carousel ride. You enjoy it, because you know...

Beetroots and aubergines for Tom Robbins

When I was twenty years old I was into great writers like Camus and Kafka. Chris was lending his father a hand at the...

Charles Bukowski: “It’s the only good fight there is”

Don’t try. Written on Charles Bukowski’s gravestone. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I write this on the occasion of the birthday of Charles Bukowski, but it is not his biography. Only...