The Lifeboat

John Hellion
Essays, stories and notes on life, culture and art in the digital age.
Created 13 Mar 2021
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  • 118 Days At Sea
    05 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 3 2
    Dear wanderer, This is the third issue of a part of my newsletter in which I humbly share things I liked together with newsletter updates. "Istanbul In The Moonlight" By Ivan Ayvazovski The Lifeboat I...
  • Why You Are Satanist
    01 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 3 0
    Dear wanderer, WITH the anger of anguish and the wrath of the stifled, I pour forth my voices, wrapped in rolling thunder, that you may hear! Today we will talk about Satanism and the philosophy behin...
  • A Satanic Letter
    01 Aug 2021 • 7 min read • 3 0
    Dear wanderer, WITH the anger of anguish and the wrath of the stifled, I pour forth my voices, wrapped in rolling thunder, that you may hear! Today we will talk about Satanism and the philosophy behin...
  • The Innermost Self
    25 Jul 2021 • 13 min read • 3 0
    Dear wanderer, Glad to see you again. It’s The Lifeboat №12. The question “Who am I?” is one of those I hate but keep asking myself together with “What is my authentic true self?”. I couldn’t answer b...
  • On Learning (To Be Wrong)
    18 Jul 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Dear wanderer, Today, in the 11th issue of The Lifeboat, I want to share some thoughts on different aspects of creative process, especially, on being bad. It is inevitable for anyone who wants to make...
  • Another Stitch On The Wall
    11 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 5 2
    Dear wanderer, Glad to see you in The Lifeboat №10. Today I want to share some very personal experiences because why not. I wrote it laying in bed having a notoriously lazy Saturday. My elbows rested ...
  • On Languages
    04 Jul 2021 • 7 min read • 2 2
    Dear wanderer, Welcome to The Lifeboat №9. I hope you are having a good day and reading this will make it only better. I regularly think about how learning languages has been affecting my life, helped...
  • On Memories
    27 Jun 2021 • 6 min read • 5 2
    Hi reader, Welcome to the 8th issue of The Lifeboat. Today’s piece is a bit shorter than usual and there still a lot unexplored left but I wanted to start somewhere. Give up mooring lines, you know? T...
  • On Watching 'The Room'
    20 Jun 2021 • 8 min read • 3 2
    Oh, hai reader, Welcome to the 7th issue of The Lifeboat. When the plague weakened and cinemas opened again, as a true cinephile I decided to make a gift for myself. I went to a cinema theatre to watc...
  • 68 Days At Sea
    16 Jun 2021 • 4 min read • 4 2
    Dear wanderer, Every time I post here it feels like throwing a bottle in the ocean. And not, it’s not a plastic bottle. Welcome to The Lifebuoy №2. No worries about the name of this letter. I decided ...
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