Whiskey #2: an affirmation/mantra/prayer

I suppose it’s a feeling of increasing power that I seek. Isn’t that what Nietzsche would say? (Ah, Whiskey, I remember reading Nietzsche’s Will to Power in the nice, steaming bath, while devouring you, thinking I was so fucking chic, so not nihilistic.) But not power as such, but eudaimonic well-being, self-actualization, self-transcendence, some sort […]

A portrait-sketch of a cool optimist named Alyosha Comey learning how to relax– sketched from a compressed/simplified maximalist perspective/point of view (Bernards, New Jersey; between Sunday, September 20th, 2020 and Friday, September 25th, 2020)

Bernards, New Jersey; between Sunday, September 20th, 2020 and Friday, September 25th, 2020 A portrait-sketch of a cool optimist named Alyosha Comey learning how to relax– sketched from a compressed/simplified maximalist perspective/point of view. Alyosha Comey did not believe in happiness per se, so he wouldn’t have called it that, but he finally learned how […]