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Re: Introductions

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2012 23:24:53 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhJh3o+BuRAwpQGLnjp-c420vZN-JLeMyjiBEhA35z1PKQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Andrew Durham <yodrew@gmail.com>
Cc: public-webpayments@w3.org
On 26 February 2012 06:51, Andrew Durham <yodrew@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi, Everybody,
>
> Manu invited me to join this list after I wrote him with ideas about
> alternative currency and crowdfunding for PaySwarm. (see new threads
> soon.) Thanks, Manu!
>
> My dad transmitted to me an interest--later fueled by my
> anarcho-capitalism--in monetary theory, specifically, alternative
> currencies and methods of payment and funding. A strict monetarist, I
> see little future in:
> - monopolized currency
> - the global corporatism that depends on it
> - state-enforced intellectual property
>
> I am not a programmer, but an independent investigator in:
> - philosophy (realism, from Objectivism to Tantric Hinduism to animism)
> - health (Natural Hygiene)
> - design (organic and dymaxion, material and conceptual)
>
> My main work for three years has been experimenting with the use of
> darkness retreats to heal from civilized (functional) psychosis,
> caused by catastrophic psychic injury. Suffering from this myself in
> the form of exhaustion-depression, I am looking for ways to be useful
> while finding a way out of my predicament. Glad to be here.
>
> Realizing that the discussion here is often technical, I'll reserve my
> comments to issues of design and philosophy where it seems it could
> help.
>
> I'm glad to be here.
>

Hi Andrew, welcome, I'm enjoying reading your posts already! :)


>
> Sincerely,
> Andrew
>
> --
> independent researcher in philosophy, health, & design
> the darkness conjecture  http://andrewdurham.com
> 541.210.8470 vm
>
>
>
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