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leftous wrote

It is surprising that it took this long.

But yeah, most music streaming services are heavily screwing over artists, which many users don't realize. It's more beneficial to artists if you pirate their music, and buy merchandise directly from them to support them, rather than pay for a music streaming service.


gone wrote

I don't even feel guilty about it any more. If I hadn't pirated all of one of my favourite author's books, I wouldn't have been able to contribute to his medical fund when he had a stroke.

He needs the money more than the publishing company does.


elyersio wrote

That is a beautiful story. How is he now? Is he still writing?


gone wrote

He's still creating and he still has books in him; I'm not sure if he can physically hold a pencil or use a keyboard any more.