// you’re reading...

Featured

International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day

In light of the recent proclamation by Dr Howard V Hendrix, that anyone posting content on the internet for free were no better than scabs, categorised as:

someone who works for less than union wages or on non-union terms; more broadly, a scab is someone who feathers his own nest and advances his own career by undercutting the efforts of his fellow workers to gain better pay and working conditions for all. Webscabs claim they’re just posting their books for free in an attempt to market and publicize them, but to my mind they’re undercutting those of us who aren’t giving it away for free and are trying to get publishers to pay a better wage for our hard work.“, further clarifying his position that those who took part in such scurrilous activity were contributing toward “the downward spiral that is converting the noble calling of Writer into the life of Pixel-stained Technopeasant Wretch“.

(Which was nice. And the writing community responded by declaring yesterday to be ‘International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day’. I missed it because I was arguing with Gerald Kaufman, but in the spirit of tweaking the nose of Dr Hendrix (go on Hol, have fun with names and song titles)), I offer the first three spreads from the incomplete ‘Of Clockwork Men’ designed book version.

ocm_01.jpg

ocm_02.jpg

ocm_03.jpg

And in the Guardian, Naomi Wolf points out that Bush’s America is moving inexorably toward a fascist state. Go and read it.

Discussion

209 comments for “International Pixel-Stained Technopeasant Day”

  1. Hello, its fastidious paragraph on the topic of media print, we all be familiar with media
    is a fantastic source of facts.

    Posted by sociologia significado | December 27, 2018, 2:48 am
  2. I think that is one of the such a lot significant
    information for me. And i am satisfied reading your article.

    However wanna commentary on few basic things, The web site style is wonderful, the articles is truly
    great : D. Just right task, cheers

    Posted by car banners near me | December 30, 2018, 2:35 am
  3. Excellent pieces. Keep writing such kind of info on your site.
    Im really impressed by it.
    Hi there, You have done a great job. I’ll certainly
    digg it and in my opinion suggest to my friends. I’m sure they’ll be benefited
    from this website.

    Posted by Reviews, | January 20, 2019, 5:12 am
  4. Nice post. I used to be checking continuously this weblog and I am inspired!
    Very useful info particularly the closing phase :
    ) I care for such information a lot. I used to be looking for this certain info for a
    long time. Thank you and best of luck.

    Posted by athena hudkram | February 27, 2019, 2:31 am
  5. Wow, wonderful weblog format! How lengthy have you ever been running a blog for?
    you make blogging glance easy. The overall glance of your site
    is great, let alone the content!

    Posted by EDA Direct | March 27, 2019, 12:13 am
  6. Excellent, what a web site it is! This weblog provides helpful facts to us,
    keep it up.

    Posted by Fruity Scents | June 19, 2019, 4:27 pm
  7. Thank you for the auspicious writeup. It in fact
    was once a leisure account it. Look complicated to far introduced
    agreeable from you! However, how can we keep up a correspondence?

    Posted by best wedding planner | July 7, 2019, 6:18 am
  8. Keep up the great piece of work, I read few blog posts on this site and I conceive that your blog is really interesting and contains sets of great info .

    Posted by sewa mobil palembang | August 10, 2019, 6:28 pm
  9. I am in fact happy to glance at this webpage posts which carries plenty of useful information, thanks for providing
    such data.

    Posted by bekam kota banjar | September 6, 2019, 4:15 am

Post a comment

Tagged

Archives