BOOKS READ IN 2019

1 Wabi-Sabi Further Thoughts by Leonard Koren

2 Cloud-hidden by Alan Watts

3 Frank Loyd Wright: His Life and His Architecture by Robert C Twombly

4 Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies by Reyner Banham

5 On the Sublime by Cassius Longinus

6 Verses from the Center: A Buddhist Vision of the Sublime by Stephen Batchelor

7 The Daemon Knows by Harold Bloom

8 The Unitarian Universalist Pocket Guide

9 Love & Death by Forrest Church

10 Cosmic Trigger by Robert Anton Wilson

11 Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom Part 1 by Rachel Pollack

12 Introduction to Tantra by Lana Yeshe

13 The Chuang Tzu

14 One Taste by Ken Wilber

15 Seventy-Eight Degrees of Wisdom Part 2 by Rachel Pollack

16 Condensed Chaos by Phil Hine

17 Urban Tantra by Barbara Carrellas

18 Kabbalistic Tarot by Dovid Krafchow

19 The Inner Reaches of Outer Space by Joseph Campbell

20 Introduction to Gnosis by Samael Aun Weor

21 Synchronicity by Carl Jung

22 Tantra: The Path of Ecstasy by Georg Feuerstein

23 Loving Ganesa by Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami

24 Dreaming Yourself Awake: Lucid Dreaming and Tibetan Dream Yoga for Insight and Transformation by B Alan Wallace

25 Global Brain by Howard Bloom

26 early fifties, early sixties allen ginsberg journals

27 Cosmic Trigger Vol II by Robert Anton Wilson

28 The Miracle Club by Mitch Horowitz

29 High Weirdness by Erik Davis

30 Introduction to Tibetan Buddhism by John Powers

31 I Am Going to Clone Myself Then Kill the Clone and Eat It by Sam Pink

32 Founding Fathers, Secret Sociegies by Robert Hieronimus

Things Watched in 2018

1 Popstar

2 Planet Earth II

3 Top Chef Jr

4 Long Strange Trip 

5 This is Us

6 Are You the One? 

7 Top Chef 

8 Katt Williams: Great America

9 Baskets 

10 Untitled Action Bronson Show

11 Pull My Daisy 

12 The Polka King 

13 The Battle of the Sexes 

14 Jim & Andy 

15 Ingrid Goes West 

16 Banking on Bitcoin

17 Rupaul's Drag Race

18 Stretch and Bobbito 

19 Keeping Up with the Joneses

20 Becoming Warren Buffett 

21 Coach Snoop

22 Queer Eye 

23 Liberated: The New Sexual Revolution

24 The End of the F***ing World

25 Vice News 

26 Six Feet Under

27 Catfish 

28 The Ritual 

29 Marlon Wayan's Woke-ish 

30 Hyori's Bed & Breakfast

31 Love Island

32 Chinatown

33 Rosemarie's Baby

34 Stepford Wives

35 Eyes Wide Shut

36 Spirited Away 

37 Last Chance U

38 The Shining 

39 Gringo: The Dangerous Life of John McAfee

40 Everyday Struggle 

41 Joe Budden Podcast

42 Solaris 

43 Possession (1981) 

44 Wild Wild Country 

45 The Staircase

46 Big Mouth 

47 Glow 

48 Better Call Saul 

49 Love

50 Atypical

51 Crashing (Netflix)

52 She’s Gotta Have It

53 Dear White People

54 Maniac

55 City of Gold

56 Creep

 57 Masterchef

58 This is Us

59 Project Runway

60 Devil’s Advocate

61 Mid-90s

62 Halloween (2018)

63 The Wolfpack

64 The House I Live In

65 Final Table

66 The Nineties

67 Creep 2

68 Easy

69 Making a Murderer

70 Follow This

71 Shirkers

BOOKS READ IN 2018

1 Shambhala: The Sacred Path of the Warrior by Chogyam Trungpa 

2 It Came from Beyond Zen by Brad Warner

3 Waking Up by Sam Harris

4 So Recently Rent a World: New & Selected Poems by Andrei Codrescu 

5 Drown by Junot Diaz 

6 Middle Passage by Charles Johnson 

7 Trip by Tao Lin 

8 Untethered Soul by Michael Singer

9 Selected Poems by James Tate 

10 Return to the City of White Donkeys by James Tate 

11 Worshipful Company of Fletchers by James Tate 

12 The Garbage Times/White Ibis by Sam Pink 

13 Dhammapada

14 Going to Meet the Man by James Baldwin 

15 How We Light by Nick Sturm 

16 The Ending of Time by Krishnamurti & David Bohm

17 Empire of Signs by Ronald Barthes

18 “Nature” by Emerson

19 Liveblog by Megan Boyle

20 Spezzatura by Mike Young

21 Selected Poems by Octavio Paz

22 Writing Poetry by Greg Fraser and Chad Davidson

23 Wabi-Sabi by Leonard Koren

24 Surrealist Manifesto I by Andre Breton

25 Triggering Town by Richard Hugo

26 In My Own Way by Alan Watts

TV & Movies Watched in 2017

  1. Religulous 
  2. RuPaul's Drag Race
  3. 1993 MTV Music Awards
  4. Friday 
  5. Paris is Burning
  6. Menace II Society
  7. The House I Live In 
  8. Truman Show
  9. Pauly Shore is Dead
  10. Hot Sugar's Cold World
  11. Get Out
  12. Stepford Wives (1975) 
  13. Rosemary's Baby
  14. Dave Chappelle's Netflix Special (2017)
  15. Big Little Lies
  16. I Am Not Your Negro
  17. Better Call Saul 
  18. Trailer Park Boys
  19. Artist is Present
  20. Transparent
  21. Dear White People (Netflix show) 
  22.  Louis CK Neflix Special 
  23. The Sunshine Makers
  24. Los Angeles Plays Itself 
  25. Model Shop 
  26. Boyz N the Hood
  27. Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me
  28. Silicon Valley
  29. GLOW
  30. Moonlight 
  31. Nerve
  32. Paterson 
  33. Friends from College
  34. Rick & Morty
  35. Last Chance U
  36. Daughters of Destiny 
  37. Robert Motherwell and the New York School
  38. The Last Shaman
  39. Trolls
  40. Zootopia
  41. Project Runway
  42. The Greeks
  43. Zen in America
  44. The Civil War
  45. Dying to Know
  46. George Harrison: Living in the Material World
  47. Gaga: Five Foot Two 
  48. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin Down a Dream 
  49. It was Fifty Years Ago 
  50. I Love You, Man
  51. Teach Us All
  52. Mr. Dynamite
  53. Mr. Robot
  54. Twin Peaks: The Return 
  55. Ace Ventura
  56. Breakfast at Tiffany's 
  57. One of Us 
  58. Terrace House
  59. Cave of Forgotten Dreams
  60. Stranger Things 2 
  61. Project Runway
  62. Life & Times of Allen Ginsberg