Welcome to the Age of “Overmedia”

me·di·a1 ˈmēdēə/ noun plural form of medium. the main means of mass communication (especially television, radio, newspapers, and the Internet) regarded collectively. “the campaign won media attention” Some form of media is everywhere you look. We are now beyond saturation, and media is taking over our lives. From mainstream news, to brands that “place” themselves in…

The Absolute Horror of Yin and Yang

Shouting into the shadows at the dark pessimist… A recent Twitter encounter with a dark pessimist inspired this post.  Not to try to debate him, nor to prove him “wrong,” but to expand the conversation a little. Let’s continue… The idea of Yin and yang is a powerful one.  Light must exist inseparably with darkness,…

The Eternal Battles We Fight

We need to throw out “What side are you on?” and labels like “anti-this” and “pro-that.” Those bifurcations are exactly what propagandists (like Governments) use to keep people away from the human part of whatever you’re examining. We are human beings with short lives that occupy dirt on a planet which is a speck of dust…