Was I born a polyamorist? That I don’t know. What I do know is that it came relatively naturally to me. I was born a decade after the sexual revolution of the 1960s which meant that I was born into a world at a time where sexual freedom had made its way into the mainstream.
I was introduced to Colour By Numbers in 1983 by my mother. It was of course her record; however, all that we do affects our children. Boy George and Culture Club created a world for me that was boundless.
Technological Advances is a path through the life of Kyle Richtig turned into music. All songs are inspired by the relationships he had, failed at, or ran away from. Unfortunately, this includes the relationship with the self – perhaps the most tenuous of them all.
I used to call myself a feminist. I believed that my experience on the margins as a gay person was a source of unity between me and other people similarly marginalized. What I didn’t realize was that not even the margins of our society are equal.
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Decadent Mansion was the second part of the original short story Erebus & Eden. The story picks up on the road with Erebus, Eden, Alex and Säen, as they reach Salde. Salde holds two things, Gia, Eden’s ex-girlfriend, and her house – a place to stop and regroup after their journey.
He The distant spring And I The thirsty traveller Lips dried From too much talking A mirage?
I think I’d like to sleep with a mathematician He sweaty from hours of hard labour I would not tell him my name, Simply whisper theorems in his ear
Brood X has been alive inside me for over 17 years. What became Brood X began with the story of Erebus and Eden. The stories that followed were originally to be called Our Brood, signifying both the culpability of culture in creating these characters, as well as the concept that all of us, no matter how disturbed or counter-culture, are all a part of this society. One can not simply “cream” the individuals from the top of society as is done in historical accounts.
Information on the upcoming release of Kyle Richtig’s new book Erebus and Eden, Brood X book 1 & 2.