Category Archives: Literature


  we wrapped our dreams in words and patterned the words so that they would live forever unforgettable He wants to name the unnameable and hear it named. He wants to see himself as a personality instead of as a person. He wants to see personality as an inexhaustible mystery of the signified separate from […]


“Friday, August 04, 2006 MONUMENT posted 8:31 AM Silver nitrous girls pointed into occult winds of porn and destiny.”


Time moves in one direction, memory another.  We are that strange species that constructs artefacts intended to counter the natural flow of forgetting. -William Gibson            Concrete images taken by Simone Ling.


Part of a photographic series taken somewhere in Asia, whilst waiting for the sun to rise. “A moment of mystery, it might almost be called, a moment of trance. Speaking again of the dark alcove, I need only pause before it and I forget the passage of time.” -Tanizaki


  “Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered, and I fear I never will.” -William S. Burroughs          SHOWstudio Shop will host a solo exhibition of portraits of William S. Burroughs by Kate Simon to celebrate the occasion of his centenary. The exhibition will mark the debut release of […]

Symphony Oblivione

Symphony Oblivione   Tochter aus Elysium, Wir betreten feuertrunken, Himmlische, dein Heiligtum! Deine Zauber binden wieder Was die Mode streng geteilt; Folgen ihrer Rosenspur. Küße gab sie uns und Reben, Einen Freund, geprüft im Tod   Daughter of Elysium, We enter, drunk with fire, Heavenly one, your sanctuary! Your magic reunites What custom strictly divided. […]

-metal shadows⟢

-metal shadows⟢   In the mansion called literature I would have the eaves deep and the walls dark, I would push back into the shadows the things that come forward too clearly.             Pictured: Gold Heart Locket Ring with Key Necklace, Sacred Heart Ring with pink & white diamonds, gold […]

jun inoue – neo boy

jun inoue – neo boy Customized UNDERCOVER by JUN TAKAHASHI converse with Patti Smith lyrics by Jun Inoue…   neo boy, neo boy, neo boy, neo boy melts in jelly machine, the whole thing is how he can change the scene or be a changeling, transformation is relative says neo boy. tropical plants shiver. what can […]

Collided Reflections

Collided Reflections Walking, she saw a thin man, cigarette clenched between his teeth, wearing Levi’s, right hand in pocket He felt an insurmountable loneliness although the pavement was packed with pedestrians She couldn’t take her eyes off him. He turned and looked at her, refusing to take a second look then strode across the street […]

Intersected Memories

 Intersected Memories  He kept gazing into the mirror until he dared not look any more. For he could only look for his lost happiness.
 He raised his head and blew smoke rings towards the ceiling.
Small thoughts suddenly emerged and flashed across his mind like sparks of fire.
 When people were lonely, they liked to think […]