Friday, February 19, 2010

What is..."The Plan"?

The Plan is what happens when a couple of radical pinkos decide that people should be able to live their convictions. The Plan is a reaction to the conventional conception of a "legitimate" career. The Plan is the result of growing out of and attempting to break away from the privileged, white, patriarchal, upper middle class, neoliberal fairytales that I have been force-fed since birth.

This blog will be an impermanent record of the trials, tribulations and triumphs that I will inevitably experience in my search for meaning and purpose in this desperately apathetic world of ours. The results are quite unpredictable. Will I develop into the firebrand activist superhero that I've always (for the past month or so) envisioned? Will I quickly become disillusioned and overwhelmed by the sheer enormity of the forces that I am attempting to oppose? Will the earth become an uninhabitable dirt clod due to
global thermo-nuclear war or catastrophic climate change before I can even begin my undertaking in earnest? Stay tuned for the thrilling tale of...