My Lady Of The Caves

By Eric Le Roy

Content 18+ In my compulsive search for new and entertaining stuff to read, I came across an article about a 75,000 year old skull found somewhere in Iraq. Turns out it was that of a Neanderthal woman, and from the fragments, the paleontologists’ enhancement specialists were able to recreate an approximate facial likeness. It looks pretty convincing to me.

Most people don’t know this, but there … Read the rest

Slaving Online

Content 14+ In an era where the boundaries between the digital and physical realms blur, a peculiar phenomenon has emerged, ensnaring individuals in a relentless grip of expectation and obligation. The concept of being perpetually "online," once a mere convenience, has transformed into an unyielding demand. This incessant connectivity, heralded by the technological revolution, has bestowed upon us both a blessing and a curse.

Consider the plight of the modern … Read the rest

Navigating the Mirage

Content 14+ In an era where information cascades through the digital landscape like a relentless deluge, discerning the veritable from the counterfeit has become a task Herculean in its nature. As I delve into the intricate web of fake news and its insidious impact on the bastion of democracy, I invite you to journey with me through a labyrinth of thought, challenging not just the definitions we take for granted … Read the rest

Eternity’s Evening

By Eric Le Roy

Content 16+ This morning, leaving lazy Poppy in bed, my Rhodesian Ridgeback Casper (Mr. Sipples) and I went down to our woodsy retreat close to our apartment. Wending our way through the brief greenery to our little path (for rainless summer will soon degrade the wild grass into brittle straw) and following it to the end, I sat in one of the plastic chairs somebody put … Read the rest

From Traditional Scams to the Mirage of Fiat and Crypto

Content 18+ It's time to dive deeper into the rabbit hole, to uncover the layers of deception that cloak our so-called financial system. You see, in the grand scheme of things, what we perceive as scams are merely cogs in a much larger machine—a machine designed to perpetuate control, to maintain the illusion of choice and freedom.

Take, for instance, the curious case of Collateralized Debt Obligations, or CDOs. Ingenious, … Read the rest