"I’m 87 years old…I only eat so I can smoke and stay alive.. The only fear I have is how long consciousness is gonna hang on after my body goes. I just hope there’s nothing. Like there was before I was born. I’m not really into religion, they’re all macrocosms of the ego. When man began to think he was a separate person with a separate soul, it created a violent situation.
The void, the concept of nothingness, is terrifying to most people on the planet. And I get anxiety attacks myself. I know the fear of that void. You have to learn to die before you die. You give up, surrender to the void, to nothingness.
Anybody else you’ve interviewed bring these things up? Hang on, I gotta take this call….. Hey, brother. That’s great, man. Yeah, I’m being interviewed… We’re talking about nothing. I’ve got him well-steeped in nothing right now. He’s stopped asking questions.”
- HARRY DEAN STANTONSentient being. I honestly believe this man is an some kind of angel.
even a sad ghost can’t be sad all of the time.
Can’t wait! Hopefully we will be able to debut this at Comic Arts Brooklyn in November.
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R. Crumb - A Daughter of the Gods
Mixing drinks the Virgil Partch way
The Vibrator Of Death
Before my eyes the gentle sway of the huge vibrator had become a jerking shake. I could not make out Denbaule’s expression as she swished back and forth in shorter and shorter arcs. She shrieked…
Illustration by Frank R. Paul for Amazing Stories Quarterly Spring 1928