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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #90 on: August 29, 2017, 01:54:37 pm »
Hey, I'm Qlip, I don't consider myself a Discordian, but I thought I'd hang out here for a bit. What lead me to this particular forum was that I made a friend through another friend, she was pretty cute and into Chaos Magick. I don't really truck with that, I myself am a lifelong Qabbalist, kind of on par with how I'm a guitarist, I can play Blackbird and the intro to Stairway to Heaven and that's all. So I stalked her for a bit on the social media, reading her reposted magick memes, all the while I got on with my life. I went on a half-year LSD trip, went clear, turned on to prog-folk, fell in love, and moved to the forest in Northern California.

Then she reposted a little excerpt called A ZEN STORY by somebody who billed himself The Count of Five Headmaster, Camp Meeker Cabal. I had just checked out a rental in Camp Meeker a few months ago. Looking more into the author of that piece, Camden Benares, it turns out he was the Postmaster of the little town I did end up in. Unfortunately he wasn't there when I signed up for my P.O. Box.  But, I did find a hobo mark on the post office fence post indicating this forum gave free handouts if you told a story.  Hi.

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Woah! I had no idea what the Camp Meeker Cabal referred to - he was the postmaster for your town? that's crazy. I'm a big fan of Camden's book, Zen Without Zen Masters. If you dig up any other local Count of Fives stories, I would be dying to hear them.


There used to be a little qaballah contingent on this board - that cabal was nicknamed SSOOKN, but I can't recall what that stood for. LMNO, you must remember. This guy Mangrove (where IS mangrove, anyway??) actually taught me a bunch about Qaballah, and pointed me at the book Chicken Soup Qaballah, which seemed like a good introduction. ("It's all in your head, you just have no idea how big your head is." -- that line really sticks with me)


The board is a bit slow these days, but if you be pro-active and post some topics you want to discuss, people are sure to jump in. Anyway, welcome!

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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #91 on: August 29, 2017, 02:02:24 pm »
Semi-Secret Order of Kabbalistic Navigators.  You can do a forum search for it. 

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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #92 on: August 29, 2017, 02:07:54 pm »
Hey, I'm Qlip, I don't consider myself a Discordian, but I thought I'd hang out here for a bit. What lead me to this particular forum was that I made a friend through another friend, she was pretty cute and into Chaos Magick. I don't really truck with that, I myself am a lifelong Qabbalist, kind of on par with how I'm a guitarist, I can play Blackbird and the intro to Stairway to Heaven and that's all. So I stalked her for a bit on the social media, reading her reposted magick memes, all the while I got on with my life. I went on a half-year LSD trip, went clear, turned on to prog-folk, fell in love, and moved to the forest in Northern California.

Then she reposted a little excerpt called A ZEN STORY by somebody who billed himself The Count of Five Headmaster, Camp Meeker Cabal. I had just checked out a rental in Camp Meeker a few months ago. Looking more into the author of that piece, Camden Benares, it turns out he was the Postmaster of the little town I did end up in. Unfortunately he wasn't there when I signed up for my P.O. Box.  But, I did find a hobo mark on the post office fence post indicating this forum gave free handouts if you told a story.  Hi.

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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #93 on: August 30, 2017, 12:18:18 am »
What lead me to this particular forum was that I made a friend through another friend, she was pretty cute

This is the only rational excuse I've ever heard for this low-rent death cult, really.
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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #94 on: August 30, 2017, 05:45:02 am »
Aside from the fact that it's a low rent death cult you mean?
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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #95 on: August 30, 2017, 11:26:38 pm »
Hi new guy. I would point you in the right direction to find good SSOOKN threads, but I head up the Department of Apathy. Or maybe I'm the Minister of Apathy... I forget.

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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #96 on: August 31, 2017, 01:56:40 am »
Aside from the fact that it's a low rent death cult you mean?

Well, yeah.  The whole place smells like Nancy Spungen's hotel room.
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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #97 on: August 31, 2017, 07:42:44 am »
Exactly! So gimme one rational excuse for not being here  :fap:
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Re: Introductions, Part VI: Welcome to Our PD Party
« Reply #98 on: September 15, 2017, 06:00:12 pm »
I mean, who wants to pay HIGH rent on a death cult, of all things?
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