Monthly Archives: September 2006

Thoughts About Methods of Execution

Being executed would not be pleasant. Even though I have often fantasized, and wrote, about the experience, in most ways I would not want to go though it. There is, unfortunately, a part of me that still would like to experience it. If I lived with a different set of moral and social bounds, I’d probably be tempted to find a group where I could try playing at an execution. The scariest part is that, I fear, without strong control I might take action that would directly lead me to really be executed. However, I am going to try to describe how I imagine executions taking place, using many of the methods used during the last 100 years is civilized countries. (more…)