Featured Posts

Here’s a list of all Featured Posts – Enjoy reading!

  • Real Life Fiction

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    How are you making your choices, who is making your choices – is that even you making those choices? Important questions, especially if your finger is on the button…

  • Moving To The Hi-Desert!

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    November 19, 2013: By this time next month we should be settled in our Jackrabbit Homestead-style home on 5 acres in Gamma Gulch, just above Pioneertown…

  • NOW AVAILABLE: Awesome Eyebama T-Shirt Goodness!

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    Four T-Shirt Designs NOW Available from NOSUCHAGENCY on Zazzle.com

  • Creating The All-Seeing Eyebama

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    June 12, 2013 – A graphic metaphor loaded with all kinds of different meanings, from the power of money in politics, the NSA intrusions into our privacy, the rise of the surveillance state during Obama’s administration, to conspiracy theories about secret societies like The Illuminati controlling the President, and, of course this image means all ...

  • David Icke, They Live, Eight O’Clock in the Morning and OBEY…

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    June 9, 2013 – This little excerpt from my life began with me wondering, “Who is David Icke?”

  • The Man Who Quit Money

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    May 26, 2013 – “Meet Daniel Suelo. He’s been living without money for 12 years…” I’ve watched this video several times, and really love what Daniel Suelo has to say about money.

  • Imagine My Future

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    A short story by Jon Christopher — The future was just a radio signal away…

  • Don’t Just Do Something…

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    May 1, 2013 – Every month I like to throw a new quote on the header for this site. The quote for this month reads, “Don’t just do something, stand there.”

  • The Wall of Weed

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    April 20, 2013 – Happy 420! – to celebrate I’d like to give you a wall of weed! 1960 photos of medical marijuana taken between 2008 and 2012 at collectives in Long Beach, California.

  • PORTFOLIO – The Art of Jon Christopher

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    Introducing PORTFOLIO – 112 Paintings – 98 Drawings – 155 Collages – 41 Photo Works – 9 Videos – Sound Collages – 6 albums, 7 EPs, 5 Singles and 4 Early Works

  • Roadtrekkin’ To Anza-Borrego

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    March 31, 2013 – The plan for this adventure began last year, with the goal being to go camping in our friend’s Roadtrek 190 RV (a very generous friend!) to see what “RV Camping” was like, and to decide if we’d want to take the RV on a cross-country adventure later this year.

  • Selected Eclectic – Volume 3

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    March 25, 2013 – Both Tania and I have been making our lists of songs we like which we’ve heard on KCRW’s Eclectic24 since our last playlist in January. Here’s the results…

  • The Man Who Planted Trees

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    March 20, 2013 – In honor of the first day of Spring I recommend a wonderful and uplifting story of what one human being can do to improve the world around them…

  • The Great American Cowboy And Other Images

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    March 7, 2013 – Yesterday afternoon I watched a really long alternative history type documentary with pretty low production values… Towards the end of the film the video quality totally deteriorated. Bad video compression? Copied too many times? Both? – I don’t know, but the picture was digitally trashed…

  • Philip K. Dick Reading Club – The Beginning of the Adventure

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    February 5, 2013 – It started with a post on Facebook on Saturday morning (February 2, 2013): “I have never read any work by Philip K Dick, even though he’s considered by some to be one of the greatest novelists of the Twentieth Century. This month I’m launching into a marathon reading project to try ...

  • A Conscious Change

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    January 31, 2013 – After The End Of The World, Part Two | In this post we go down a rabbit hole of books – into fear and loathing, conspiracy theories, alien abductions, near-death experiences and finally into the NOW…

  • Selected Eclectic – Volumes 1 and 2

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    January 30, 2013 – Music mixes that capture the songs we are listening to at this particular moment in time…

  • Family Photo Memories

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    January 29, 2013 – Sunday evening my sister Barbara stopped by and dropped off our family photos- our souvenirs of family memories stretching back from around 1919…

  • Driving Towards The End Of The World

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    January 19, 2013 – After The End Of The World, Part One | December 21, 2012 – a.k.a. “the end of the world” – was quite a good day for me. Probably one of the best days I’d had in weeks, and definitely one of my top ten best days of 2012.

  • The Novel As A Long Term Creative Project

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    January 8, 2013 – I’m finding that being “in the process of writing” my first novel-sized literary construction to be an excellent way to watch the long-term (meaning anything that took longer than a couple of days to finish) creative process as it happens.

  • Christmas Card 2012

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    December 20, 2012 – Images from the making of our Christmas card for 2012

  • Off-The-Grid In Hidden Valley

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    October 20, 2012 – Tania and I don’t just go camping, we mount a small expedition in our Honda Element…

  • 26 Years of Love!

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    October 14, 2012 – Adding another photo to our annual Anniversary Day post…

  • Joshua Tree – Hidden Valley Campground – 24 Views

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    October 10, 2012 – There is so much beauty to see in Joshua Tree National Park – there is the land itself along with the iconic namesake trees. There are the small flowers, the lizards, snakes, plants of various kinds – and then there are the boulders…

  • $1 Hits – The Complete Word Collage

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    October 4th – On August 29th we embarked on a 36-day trip called “$1 Hits” – a word collage that covered 36 pages in a handmade book from 1994… here is the complete word collage.

  • My Personal Cognitive Matrix

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    September 24, 2012 – What make each of us perceive the world differently? What is spirit and consciousness, and how do they relate to my personal cognitive matrix?

  • The Late Great American Novel

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    August 21, 2012 …this year – or the last few weeks specifically – I’ve been busy writing away on a project I’m calling The Late Great American Novel.

  • New Souvenirs From The End Of The Age

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    August 5, 2012 – in my opinion it’s not the end of the world but the end of the age we are witnessing right now – also known as the Kali Yuga – a time of chaos, destruction and rebirth…

  • Making Sound Collages…

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    August 4, 2012 – When I’m making a sound collage it’s an experience that is very visual for me, like I’m working on a physical collage – except the picture is just in my head, and what everyone else experiences is an audio experience.

  • Do It Yourself and Give It Away

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    July 31, 2012 – On my birthday, back on June 18th, I got the idea in my head that NOW would be a good time to look into making a CD out of my latest group of sound collages and call it Grand Deception Star.

  • Grand Deception Star Promo #1

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    July 20, 2012 – “Why do you try and put out a CD during a Mercury Retrograde?” I ask myself… not just one CD, but four of them.

  • My Tree Friend

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    July 9, 2012 – This is one of my friends, who happens to be a tree. A great tree. I love to stop under his tall branches when I walk my dogs and stare up into his lofty and spacious realm…

  • Grand Deception Star

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    June 29, 2012 – Grand Deception Star is a collection of selected sound collages from December of 2010 through May of 2012, and though previously released on their own, make a complete vision when grouped together.

  • Make Today The Day

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    May 28, 2012 – Using sound clips, atmospheric loops, video footage shot in Joshua Tree, along with the usual UFOverdriver blend of dreams, the sub-conscious, and the everyday, this sound collage visualscape from UFOverdriver takes a ride through the desert in that strange zone between the blue pill and the red pill, the real and ...

  • 22 Years In Our Long Beach Apartment

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    May 27, 2012 – Tania and I have now been living in the same one bedroom apartment/studio since May 25th of 1990 – that’s 22 years… and we still love this special place.

  • The Police State Flag

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    May 21, 2012 – I love the land of my birth, and everyday I try to dream of a better American future… An America that celebrates it’s diversity, embraces it’s dreamers who live outside the box and off the grid, and a place that is full of generous people…

  • The Zombie Birdhouse

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    May 12, 2012 – For some reason I had this poem stuck in my head yesterday, and when I found it I realized it was exactly 26 years, to the day, from when I wrote this: May 11, 1986 – nice synchronicity!

  • The Year of the Dragon

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    January 23, 2012 – I was born in June of 1964, in the Year of the Wood Dragon, and I have been very proud of being a dragon my whole life…

  • My D. B. Cooper Spoon

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    January 22, 2012 – A post about D.B Cooper, my favorite Northwest Orient spoon and Mad Men…

  • Talking Medical Marijuana Blues

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    January 16, 2012 – Since 2007 I’ve been a member of a number of different collectives in Long Beach. I’ve volunteered, built websites, taken photos of over 300 different strains of medical marijuana, and grown to care about a number of incredible people. I’ve also watched one collective after another crumble under the burden of legal ...

  • 10 Years of Gitmo

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    Jan 11, 2012 – Today is the 10 year anniversary of the opening of the Bush/Obama Guantanamo Bay prison, or Gitmo as it is called…

  • 25 Years of Love!

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    The Jon and Tania Story – In 25 Photos! We started going out on October 12, 1986, got married on October 12, 1992 (our sixth anniversary) and now 25 wonderful years have gone by..

  • When We Were Mods – Part I

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    This is a machine that changed my life… This is the 1977 Vespa Rally 200 that I bought in April of 1982 for $300 when I was a senior in high school.

  • The Great American Novel

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    July 1, 2011 – Last week while pondering “The Great American Novel” I wrote down a list of what would you need to include in your story to make your book qualify as The Great American Novel…

  • Souvenirs From The Late 20th Century

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    November 27, 2010 – Over twenty years ago, in May of 1990, Tania and I moved to Long Beach. At the time we were involved with a group of artists, actors, musicians and short-film makers (who had migrated from Colorado to California together) which we had met through our job working at an interior design ...

  • Orange Orbs Over Long Beach

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    Ever since I was a little child I’ve wanted to see a UFO, but in all my years of watching the sky I’ve never had any luck seeing a real UFO. Well, that has changed..