Walk the Walk

I wonder about the trees. Why do we wish to bear Forever the noise of these More than another noise So close to our dwelling place? We suffer them by the day Till we lose all measure of pace, And fixity in our joys, And acquire a listening air. They are that that talks of going But never gets away; …

The Great "Huh…"

Somewhere between Nebraska and California, a thought occurred to me. No, it wasn’t the only one during the three-and-a-half hour flight… As I looked out my airplane window, confronted by perfect squares of farmland, this particular thought jumped up and kicked my brain directly in its ass (who knew the brain had an ass?). I would say it was one of those …

For Those Not Feeling It Today

I wanted to share this awesome article written by Herbert Lui. I discovered it through a tweet from Jason Hough, author of The Darwin Elevator which I am currently over halfway through (a review to come later on this, so far, hell of a book). Lui’s post ties in to what I’ve recently been going on about. It also includes a brilliant quote from Bill …

Finding your Genius

Some of you may already be familiar with this TED Talk, but it recently wound up on my browser doorstep and I found the idea agreeable: -Phillip