Artist, writer, poet, trouble-maker, prophet, zinester, dj, and creep—-hidden in the wilds of the Pacific Northwest.

  • Joined: January 2014

Journal

"Chaotic Neutral" by Richard F. Yates

9 July 2018 / One of the important things to accomplish in life is to figure out who you are, although, thanks to the various books I’ve read on cognition and the formation of personality, I don’t believe that individuals have STATIC personalities anymore. Brains change thanks to damage, drug use, new experiences, new information, death, trauma, learning…even positive experiences can alter a pers…
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"Table Talk" by Richard F. Yates

Sitting at the kitchen table, listening to old episodes of Monster Talk and posting images to Redbubble. Drinking a cold soda, and looking out the sliding-glass door… / I thought it was about nine o’clock, but NO! True, I’m getting old, but am I really SOOOO old that I can be tired and about ready for bed when it’s not even six o’clock yet??? / Yeah… / (He coug…
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"October Statement (2015)"

I’m an art guy. I suppose I also qualify as an “artist,” having shown my monsters in fancy buildings with other art humans’ arts, but none of that really means too much in the grand scheme of things. What DOES mean a bunch (to me) is that I love to make junk. I draw pictures, sometimes on paper, sometimes on cardboard, sometimes on computers and other electronic devices, a…
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"Season of the Which???" by Richard F. Yates

Greetings Humans, / The seasons are changing again. Lots of yellow and orange starting to show up, and the leaves are falling on the back deck. And (FINALLY) it’s cold when I wake up in the morning. Time to start sharing all those ghosts and monsters and ghoulies and spooky critters (which I post all year, but which normal humans find uninteresting until the autumn.) (Oh well. Who am I to j…
Posted over 3 years – Leave a comment
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