Home | Community | Message Board

Crestline Sales - MycoPath
Please support our sponsors.

General Interest >> Philosophy, Sociology & Psychology

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Shroomery BabySitter
 User Gallery

Folding@home Statistics
Registered: 11/22/02
Posts: 603
Loc: US of A
Last seen: 1 year, 2 months
Some rambling...
    #2786826 - 06/12/04 02:19 AM (12 years, 4 months ago)

Just thought I'd write some stuff down I wrote tonight in a burned out from staying sober for over a month staying up late from working two jobs late at night haze :wink:

In the beginning their was children, and their parents were scared.
The parents did everything themselves for them. 

But then the parents were parted from their children because they were scared.
The Television did everything else for them.

Then the children became scared.
The parents provided no comfort for them.

Fear became loneliness, then apathy.
The children were desensitized, and all was good.

The TV execs enjoyed playing god, and filled every head
with electrons.  Redgreenpurpleblue!!! Colors of every hue!
So magnificent, so marvelous, so meaningless.
Men and women lived and died in front of the invention
yet no circumvention from the daily barrage. 
People could not, would not find assuage.

Generations of junkies soon followed,
Sugar coated candies, were massively swallowed,
Yet with each bite we felt more hollow.

Then exercise was said to cure all of that,
I mean do you really want to be fat?
Another human harbor held hostage.

Inner peace was soon only found in membership fees.
We needed more bike paths, fuck those trees!
Equipment made us spend money on our new disease.

Then music, an oral tradition was sodomized by replication.
Our expectations always met, consistency the safest bet.
Unique experiences were lost in the wave of Californication.

These are kind of amateurish, but my roomate is an English major, I'll see what he thinks too.  At the very least I think I could use a stanza or two in a song in the future, who knows?  I'm trying out different hobbies since I haven't had time to do much else and the boredom is killing me.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Female User Gallery

Registered: 10/22/03
Posts: 4,284
Loc: The Zero Point Field
Last seen: 3 years, 8 months
Re: Some rambling... [Re: biglo]
    #2786853 - 06/12/04 02:27 AM (12 years, 4 months ago)

Very good, biglo. I really liked it a lot. You make references without being too specific, and yet get your message across anyways, which is (I think) why people have grown up to have problems with substances and obesity.

The day will come when, after harnessing the ether, the winds, the tides, gravitation, we shall harness for God the energies of love. And, on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire.  -Teilard

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 06/24/02
Posts: 1,583
Last seen: 2 years, 10 months
Re: Some rambling... [Re: Frog]
    #2788738 - 06/13/04 12:10 AM (12 years, 4 months ago)

that was GREAT. =D

"You cannot trust in law, unless you can trust in people. If you can trust in people, you don't need law." -J. Mumma

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Registered: 03/06/03
Posts: 1,043
Loc: miami, florida
Last seen: 7 years, 11 months
Re: Some rambling... [Re: biglo]
    #2795257 - 06/15/04 03:36 PM (12 years, 4 months ago)

That's good, unfortunately because it hits the nail right on the head.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
World-BridgerKartikeya (DftS)
Male User Gallery

Registered: 04/27/01
Posts: 7,275
Loc: Erra - 20 Tauri - M45 Sta...
Last seen: 4 months, 23 days
Re: Some rambling... [Re: biglo]
    #2795293 - 06/15/04 03:45 PM (12 years, 4 months ago)

I like it. That's great !


Spiritual being, living a human experience ... The Shroomery Mandala

Use, do not abuse; neither abstinence nor excess ever renders man happy.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Male User Gallery

Registered: 06/14/04
Posts: 10,321
Loc: On the Border
Re: Some rambling... [Re: biglo]
    #2795380 - 06/15/04 04:10 PM (12 years, 4 months ago)

Yeah, TV really sucks. I don't watch it. Neither do my kids (their own choice).

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

General Interest >> Philosophy, Sociology & Psychology

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Psychedelics and children
( 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 all )
Metasyn 7,359 132 04/28/16 08:17 PM
by MarkostheGnostic
* Relating to Children
( 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 all )
Huehuecoyotl 6,252 131 04/28/05 07:05 PM
by gettinjiggywithit
* "We are all One." It's fucking lonely.
( 1 2 3 all )
MOTH 2,814 54 09/20/05 04:02 AM
by Rose
* desensitization demiu5 608 4 12/10/07 10:59 AM
by Ego Death
* Hui-neng's stanza on nirvana and deathlessness
( 1 2 3 all )
Quoiyaien 4,258 42 05/20/08 08:07 AM
by dblaney
* ramble.txt
( 1 2 all )
Jared 1,437 30 07/24/03 05:32 PM
by pattern
* Children's lives more valuable than adults? Anonymous 900 19 09/15/04 03:30 PM
by jux
* raw spiritual rambling
( 1 2 3 4 all )
redgreenvines 3,891 70 04/14/08 06:57 AM
by The Rev

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Middleman, CosmicJoke, Diploid, Jokeshopbeard, DividedQuantum
412 topic views. 1 members, 8 guests and 14 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Avalon Magic Plants
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2016 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.029 seconds spending 0.002 seconds on 14 queries.