Melancholic Rover

‘Authority is supposedly grounded in wisdom, but I could see from a very early age that authority was only a system of control.  And it didn’t have any inherent wisdom.  I quickly realised that you either became a power or you were crushed.’  ~ Joe Strummer

Blog that mostly explores my on-going feelings of despair towards modernity, not least in its ‘End of History’ scenario epitomised by the abject conformity of mass addiction to Smartphones and Social Media (among other systems of control).

22 October 2021: Post-resistance Era (Parts 1-4)

13 October 2021: Solace of the Dark

24 June 2021: Conformity is Individuality

4 June 2021: The Joys of Surfskating

June 2019: Remembering an Unlikely Teacher