Dissoluteness

Occidentalism: Love and Fear in Vietnam

A letter from Rogue Leisure to The Immortal Goon: A lot has changed since you and I last wrote. I’m writing this from a $12 a night hotel room in the beach “resort” town of Vũng Tàu in Vietnam.  It’s no Holiday Inn. For instance there is no toilet paper.  But it’s decent, roomy, and they have American movies like Kevin Costner’s Draft…

When Nights are Dulled

One may be excused for wondering if people want to revert to being animals.  When we close our shades from the outside world, we let ourselves become filthy and loud.  We fight and fuck the people we like best, and let our stomachs hang low, putting ourselves in situations where we stare blankly when we can.  We deliberately destroy our higher…