Success in an Age of Decline

Would you call Henry David Thoreau successful?  He lived here for two years.

Gordon White of Rune Soup is someone I rarely quote but always read.  I found him while looking for information on chaos magic – his Ultimate Sigil Magic Guide is one of the most useful magical how-to articles I’ve ever seen.  Sometimes he veers into theories I find unlikely, but he presents them well and he’s never, ever boring.  And his photographs are awesome.His most recent post is a commentary on the economic realities of the declining Western world: This year I am on track to make more … [Read more...]