Recent Thoughts

  • Privacy, Responsibility, and ‘Floating Anarchy’

    Privacy, Responsibility, and ‘Floating Anarchy’

    Tigre-de-bengala' If national life becomes so perfect as to become self-regulated, no representation become necessary. There is then a state of enlightened anarchy. In
  • Big Brother is the Reincarnation of God

    Big Brother is the Reincarnation of God

     ‘God is dead. God remains dead. And we have killed him. Yet his shadow still looms.’ — Nietzsche, The Gay Science. ‘In one period
  • A Question?

    Swift easy despair Tempt me to the edge A senseless swoon Black eyes point Back to the womb   A narrative spent- The infant
  • Ananta

    The endless sweep of the horizon From my window seat, the sea Gazing past the concrete holiday boxes Today the wind is fierce A
  • Get A Job

    I wrote this article at the height of the ‘Occupy’ protests around the world – for some reason I never posted it – the
  • The Beginning Is Nigh

    Having read Douglas Rushkoff’s excellent appraisal of the Occupy Wall Street movement, I felt I would like to add some thoughts. There is a
  • Thanks People!

    Hey all, this is Guy James – I just wanted to post something personal here to let you know there is a human being
  • Kill Your Practice

    Buddhists call what they do when they sit down to meditate ‘practice’. Of course all words are imperfect when we enter the tricky realm