The ROOM Series (R11)


I’ve just produced ROOM FIVE—a loose collection of philosophical, literary, anti-capitalist and anarchistic autobiographical ramblings. The series started in 2001 with a book, originally simply called ROOM,  that was supposed to be stand-alone but the book’s format and discipline has become a kind of obsession: ROOM SIX is in production and I have it in […]

Remembrance of Things Past (R8)


How is it that mentally we hold on to some things (remembering thoughts, ideas, images, experiences) in life and not others? What is it that contributes to our holding some things close to our central being and not others? How is it that people we know hold on to some things (thoughts, ideas, experiences) that […]

I often find myself (R6)


I often find myself dipping into Gurdjieff’s Meetings with Remarkable Men or watching the brilliant film with Alf Garnett playing the part of Gurdjieff’s dad. Then I start to think about how to make an answer to the question What is a Remarkable Person? And what is it that counts as a meeting with them? […]