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April 20, 2020
Under the Influence: Twenty Tales of Psychedelic Noir and other assorted writings

Under The Influence. Twenty Tales of Psychedelic Noir.

Celebrate 4/19 and 4/20 with the long rumored book of short-fiction by James Oroc, available now. A collection of short-stories and poetry from the underground unlike […]
April 10, 2020

Blog #2. How long is a long time?

There are a lot of people chafing at their confinement right now, a lot of complaining after just a few weeks of semi-home arrest, a lot […]
April 5, 2020
St. Roch Cemetery

Blog #1: The Intercessions of St Roch

St Roch is the therefore the Patron Saint of dogs, prisoners, falsely-accused people, and undoubtedly most importantly in New Orleans throughout the 18thand 19thcenturies, against infectious diseases. In Europe people would write VSR, Viva St Roch over their doorways to ward away the bubonic plague, and when the French came to Haiti, and later to their colony of Louisiana, St Roch came along on the boats also.
March 31, 2020

An Introduction: Living in Dangerous Times.

One can expect that future musings found in this column will most likely run the full gambit between World Politics, Paragliding, and the far reaches of Psychedelic Philosophy, and if I have time, with more things than you can imagine in between. (I think a lot).