Hi. My name is Dirk Steele. I am a work of fiction. But aren't we all? We just do not recognise it yet. My character, is mostly portrayed and betrayed as a cantakerous old man addicted to a daily half bottle of cheap whisky, insulting all you 'serious' rationalists and expressing unacceptable views to the 'skeptic' society that is Rationalwiki which, by the way, is also a work of fiction. My author is a musician who goes by the name of Nick Stuart. He even has his own website at nickstuart.com and his music can be downloaded or, if you need to live in the unvirtual world, his CDs can be bought at Amazon and all good music stores - although the 'real' world of analogue vinyl is not an option at the moment. Nick Stuart plays the part of an archetypical failed musician and actor. He is a very sensitive person and lover of all things romantic. He is not a Goth though - God forbid. Of course Nick Stuart is a work of fiction also. ('I' am his author but 'I' know that 'I' am just a creation of someone else also. This person, being the bastard son of Aleister Crowley is insane but chooses to be so. It is so much more interesting than being normal. A self, as Thomas Szasz would say, is not something that is found, it is something that we create. A work of fiction). --Dirk Steele (talk) 08:09, 26 November 2012 (UTC)
Anyway I digress..... I am Dirk Steele....As Slavoj Zizek says 'we need the stage of fiction to reveal who we truely are'
Dirk Steele (talk) 15:25, 26 December 2012 (UTC)