The Quarantined has a few very good things to share with you- First, Our new song, “Nemesis friend of mine” is almost ready to be released, coming soon on Jan 10th, 2020. It is a very relevant song to the times, and to all levels of perception, from local to international. The chorus is striking- […]Read more "The Quarantined announce new song, “Nemesis friend of mine” Jan 10"
A good friend of mine brought up a very real, yet unintuitive aspect to our society that we experience as individuals. She said she thought she was happier when working hard for little pay, as opposed to lollygagging around and getting paid well. “We’re hyperactive, we need meaning and substance,” she wrote. She’s absolutely right, […]Read more "The model for a fair society"
Separation of church and state exists because the opposition to theocracy has to fight against what has been the default mode of oppression for centuries. Means, you’re welcome. Arrrg. #Barbosa 😉 But by all means, pray again. I’ve heard it’s cathartic, but I prefer to rely on actions, as they are louder than words. #piratesonTheSeaOfIdeas […]Read more "It’s patriotic AF to be atheist"
If your anxiety comes from what other people might do, does it not follow then that: what is really “broken” is your expectation that everyone else will treat you like you do them? Expectation is what develops into entitlement, and that’s not the dog we want to feed. A shared reality is the world doesn’t […]Read more "Anxiety vs Objectivity- Advice from the front lines"
If you’re afraid of words, I’d like to remind you there are scarier things in this world. Be thankful there are those of us who learned how to use them to remind you of this: because it wasn’t that long ago that the whole of society could not find the words to stop fascism. When […]Read more "Do not be afraid to Speak out, and…"
Speaking from personal experience, the artistic process strives to capture the perfect performance. But to some, all that really matters is when the dopamine kicks in. When you cross those two lines of feelings and technique, this is what some people would say is, simply “Wow”. This is also why an instrument has the same […]Read more "Why I make music"
I decided one day to put my heart on display…Read more "Poem: Antiquate Hate"
Continued from “Music in the Digital Era: The echo chamber.” Photo By Richard L’Abbée Photoshop art by Sean Martin http://www.4resh.com http://www.TheQuarantined.com (Continued) Part 2- I don’t make music to be popular, and I won’t not be who I am. I won’t go easy on you, because nobody ever went easy on me. I don’t care […]Read more "Music in the Digital Era part 2 — A Dead Horse in the Ocean"
Sports Round-up Watching all these sports fan trip over the first Amendment… It’s almost as if everybody is just running around trying to point out all the things nobody around them is doing, while taking credit for all the people who have done something, all to avoid their own deficit of sacrifice for country. Hate […]Read more "Colin Kaepernick: Sports Round-up"
“Have the thrills of the ride wrapped your synapses in plastic? Should I stop reality for your feelings, fantastic spastic?”Read more "Poem: The Social Chameleon"