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This Human Meme podcast is the inflection point for what it means to live a life of knowing. We are in the critical moment of human induction. David Boles is a writer, publisher, teacher, lyricist and author living and working in New York City. He has dedicated his life to founding the irrevocable aesthetic. Be a Human Meme!

This Human Meme podcast is the inflection point for what it means to live a life of knowing. We are in the critical moment of human induction. David Boles is a writer, publisher, teacher, lyricist and author living and working in New York City. He has dedicated his life to founding the irrevocable aesthetic. Be a Human Meme!
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This Human Meme podcast is the inflection point for what it means to live a life of knowing. We are in the critical moment of human induction. David Boles is a writer, publisher, teacher, lyricist and author living and working in New York City. He has dedicated his life to founding the irrevocable aesthetic. Be a Human Meme!

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@DavidBoles

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English

Contact:

212.321.3700


Episodes

Turning Down a Life

4/26/2018
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How many life-changing opportunities are offered in a lifetime? The answer is, "only one that matters." In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles asks how many of us are able to not only recognize the "once in a lifetime opportunity" -- but then also leap to accept it in total? Some language, NSFW.

Duration:00:15:06

Leaving the World

4/19/2018
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"This is not the world I wanted to leave for you." Those final words of Dr. Howard Stein still ring within all who knew him. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles considers the legacy of thought, and the embedded actions, others leave in their wake as they begrudge this world.

Duration:00:14:59

The Script Doctor is In!

4/12/2018
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A Script Professor is a Script Doctor! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles shares the secrets of his career as a working Script Doctor for the past 30 years. What does it mean to fix someone else's work? What are the pinnacles? Where are the pitfalls?

Duration:00:16:00

All My Turds

4/5/2018
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Labels matter to our children. Some online mothers give disparaging nicknames to their offspring. In this NSFW Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles wonders about the terrible names some mothers use to insult their kids through false terms of endearment.

Duration:00:10:03

TL;DL No Agent Needed!

3/29/2018
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Too Long; Didn't Listen: No Agent Needed! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles takes on the matter of entertainment representation. Do you need an agent? No! Do you need a manager? No! Do you need an attorney? Yes!

Duration:00:17:55

The Case Against a PowerPoint Society

3/22/2018
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Believe in blood, not bytes. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles urges you to stop using PowerPoint to present ideas, and instead rely solely on yourself. Your body, and mind, are more than enough to engage other rhythms of beating hearts.

Duration:00:11:17

Loud On 16

3/15/2018
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Even in a highrise, there is social separation. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles divides our social strata floor-by-floor in an urban building to uncover all the ills of social memeing that still divide us straight from the center.

Duration:00:13:28

Arclight of Gaslighting

3/8/2018
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We manipulate the truth through persuasion. In this Human Meme episode, David Boles explores the horrible, psychological killer -- GASLIGHTING -- and its effect on the honor, and cogency, of a human community of minds.

Duration:00:12:10

Pete and Repeat

3/1/2018
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We prefer to wallow in the together known, than wander into the wilderness alone. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles examines our need to not only travel back in time, but to actually relive what we experienced there, while forever escaping the future. If we find comfort in the repetition of aesthetic, then we must also accept the reality that we are no longer our experiences.

Duration:00:11:17

You Remember Me

2/22/2018
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Memory is all about perspective. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles examines the trick of memory and storytelling. Who remembers, and what, defines the discovery of what really happened? Characters have a truth of their own that cannot be redefined later, by a deft and talented, outside hand. This is a story of the conflict of dramatic storytelling between mentor Marshall Jamison, and his protégé, master David Boles.

Duration:00:17:54

Directed Live Lucid Dreaming

2/15/2018
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We may escape this world through the mind of our bodies. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles takes you on a guided journey into the float of Lucid Dreaming. Find the way to escape the now, and to live, and breathe, in any time, and in any place -- of your willful choosing.

Duration:00:21:38

How to Read a Dream

2/8/2018
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We dream in the world, we live in a dreamscape. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles reveals the secret moments of knowing the self, and of understanding the world, that only occur when we actively leave what we know to live in a dream state.

Duration:00:17:27

Choice Between Red or Blue

2/1/2018
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The choice is within us, never outside our stars. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles lashes together the intricate details of the options we have in life. Do we choose -- or are we picked? How many circles may we create without breaking our initial wisdom? The decision, even the false option, belongs only to us.

Duration:00:11:57

Ye Shall Write to Be Found

1/25/2018
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Those who need to find you, shall find you! In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles delves into the memeingful moments of an author's life. Do you write to be read, or do you write to have written? In the examples of J.D. Salinger and Truman Capote, we search for the resonance of purpose, and the reasonableness of prestige in the darkness.

Duration:00:11:18

Mormons and the Doomsday Prepper

1/18/2018
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Those who prepare to live -- also prepare to die! In this Human Meme podcast, host David Boles rallies to the cry of The Doomsday Prepper who is always scheming to die to survive; and, in some ways, so too, is the faithful Mormon family. What happens when those of us who are not Preppers, or Mormons, also survive the end of the world? Do we all share everything? Can you kill enough people who want to take the stuff you stored? These are the conundrums of modern living that will bite, and...

Duration:00:14:36

Every 100 Years, New People

1/11/2018
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Every century, or so, we are all replaced! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles wonders if we really understand how to manage our hundred year window on life, or if we waste ourselves, elusively, in the search for meaning in work, and in the hope of connecting with another.

Duration:00:12:58

Václav Havel: Velvet Revolution Playwright President

1/4/2018
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Václav Havel was a Playwright Head of State. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles, finds delight in the life of Václav Havel, who spent a lifetime of learning to defeat Communism in Czechoslovakia, and who then became a democratically leader of the free world. A Liberal Arts education matters and has grand substance beyond the theoretical and the performance.

Duration:00:12:51

To Free Or Not To Free!

12/28/2017
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Life is now about paying for access to the best people. In this Human Meme podcast, David Boles shares his realization that to be a fully propagated person, you have to pay to play. You pay the doctor to see you without insurance. You pay The Ivy League, not for just an education, but for access to knowing... people; and this is all the start of opening your wallet to buy your way into more than a middling life.

Duration:00:13:19

When All the Old Haunts Disappear

12/21/2017
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We cannot go home again, except to ghosts. We try to return to the living, but we fail because we are unable to recognize, from afar, what we once knew, is no longer. In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles steps us back in time to demonstrate how only those who escape, are able to know what was has been lost in the bones.

Duration:00:13:14

Like a Peter Stone

12/14/2017
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A rolling Peter Stone gathers no moss -- nor constructive criticism! In this Human Meme podcast episode, David Boles shares a memory of Peter Stone and his -- "Rule of Threes" -- when it came to revising a Broadway show. Manipulation! Cruelty! Beauty! They're all here, waiting for your discovery as the core of the human, dramatic, condition!

Duration:00:18:05

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