I've been curious about Mastodon. Giving it a try.
Writing at disquiet, Marc Weidenbaum says: Often my non-fiction reading is more piecemeal and “researchy” than straight-forward reading. Me too.
Excerpt From Short Talks, by Anne Carson. (Amazon) SHORT TALK ON VAN GOGH The reason I drink is to understand the yellow sky the great yellow sky, said Van Gogh. When he looked at the world he saw the nails that attach colours to things and he saw that the
Hi, It is Friday, the day when I send out an email of a few things I think people would like to give their attention to over the weekend. 1. READING/LOOKING (blog): I found the blog workspaces.xzy, which has up to 398 posts on how different people have
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Writing in his Cartoon Gravity blog, Julian Simpson notices: As I plunge into yet another notes app (UpNotethis time, which is excellent), I am hit with the sudden realisation that this is the purest of pure procrastination. When I have an idea that actually needs to be noted down, I
28/2/24 | Storms, Doom-Music, Anne Carson, Rage, Grief, & Castration Yesterday was a very warm day. As I was wrapping up my work day, the sky filled with huge thunderheads that were filled with lightning. When the sun went down, the sky was like a strobe light. I stayed
I found this interview with the designer Jasper Morrison on The Minimalist . I enjoyed the entire interview, but this is the part that stood out to me the most. WW: Why do you think design should be democratic? JM: The best atmosphere and the most beauty can be found in
I red the following on a workspace.xzy profile of David Tyler’s home office/workspace. How do you manage work-life balance? Not well, but getting better, I think. The most impactful habit I’ve committed to is leaving my phone behind when out with my kids. I can'
Content: A very cool thing happened to me earlier this week. I had taken my two older kids out to eat at this hotdog place they both love. As we walked back to the car, I pointed out the almost full moon to the kids. Then we got in the