What If We Did Nothing

By Mark Antony Rossi  What is progress in a society that buries yesterday while holding endless candle vigils in search of remembrance. What do we learn from learned members of the community, if every utterance is a talking point crafted in a closed meeting. What do we hope for tomorrow if […]

March 31, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

People Are Not Becoming Less Religious, Religion is Becoming Less Relevant

By Mark Antony Rossi The ritual of religion can be comforting in a complex world. But too often we trap ourselves in a security blanket of excessive belief and forget our instinctual duty to help our fellow humans. Recently, I had another experience that reminded me how irrelevant religion has […]

March 24, 2019 · 2 comments · Articles

The Case Against Space Exploration

By Mark Antony Rossi In the past two months India and New Zealand have been attacked by racist terrorists killing over seventy-five innocent people.  Wars, genocides and man-made famines are still common place in the 21st century. The same century that perfected reusable space capable rockets built by private corporations. […]

March 17, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

A Cautionary Tale: Editors for Hire

By Mark Antony Rossi In the world outside of the arts no one, even the hiring party, trusts the mercenary. They are loyal to currency. They trust themselves above all else. Integrity in the modern day is a trait of those who pay others to do their dirty work. So […]

March 3, 2019 · 9 comments · Articles

Transhumanism: Thieves in the Temple

By Mark Antony Rossi I used to be one of those people that rolled their eyes when told the body was a sacred temple. I was young and after a few events that cheated death I thought spiritualizing how I used my body was a curtailment of Liberty. Plus I […]

February 24, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

What is Jealousy

By Mark Antony Rossi What is jealousy but a public display of laziness. To encounter such fools brings me feelings of furious rage. You want what I got. Got out and get it yourself. It’s a free country. But the jealous are insecure idiots who would rather tear down the […]

February 17, 2019 · 1 comment · Articles

I Like to Think Only My Children Are Growing Older

By Mark Antony Rossi But I know that’s not true. Even with regular exercise I feel the disappointed Earth questioning my existence. We need strength to be human in this day of machines. I might add we need strength to withstand the deathly beauties of Nature as well. If you […]

February 10, 2019 · 0 comments · Articles

The Incomprehensible Fear of Success

By Mark Antony Rossi  I say incomprehensible because I regularly come across writers who clearly are afraid of going anywhere with their writing. The more you help them the less reliable they become until it all crashes down. An act of self sabotage which likely explains their erratic past trajectory. […]

February 4, 2019 · 1 comment · Articles

The Blues Belong To The Worthy

By Mark Antony Rossi Ingratitude is the cancer of literary pursuit. You do your best to support all partakers of the craft only to find a number are not ready for prime time. They got more excuses than plot lines. They ramble off ungrateful nonsense on social media. They fall […]

January 27, 2019 · 3 comments · Articles

Tomorrow is Today

By Mark Antony Rossi  I started a podcast show this new year. It’s something I wanted to do for a few years. But I put it off. Various reasons for the delay but mostly the up curve in learning new equipment and the dislike of my voice. The former I […]

January 20, 2019 · 2 comments · Articles