The history books will always tell you that the map is the territory or the painted image is the thing. But the representation is all illusory. What makes reality is code of the brain, the neural pathways that convert the external world into something it can interpret. It just so happens that all humans see […]
Building the tallest building is a matter of ego. Machismo drives a lot of design and innovation, as it does leadership. But there’s always going to be a taller building, just as there’s still going to be the next innovative car or gadget. Things can only stand out for so long before something else surpasses them, […]
We tumble into memories, hyperbolizing the truth to make a story more remarkable. Fiction is the art of selling lies. Did the apple really hit Isaac Newton’s head? Perhaps in his imaginary anticipation. He often sat around apple trees to gather string and ponder. But what if we recorded the tale as it happened? Notes […]
There’s a consumption period where you read books and articles or impulse-check Instagram or Twitter. Then there’s a thinking process where you take what you ingested and connect things (ideas, concepts, quotes, images, etc.after) to each other. The doing is the hardest, which is why most people give up after the thinking part. Most creators think their […]
It doesn’t matter where you start, as long as you begin. Life is a sine wave.
Below are 7 articles that inspired me this week. Articles range from art, life, technology, and work. Got a favorite? Let me know in the comments. 1. Doggy Love Life With a Dog: You Meet People Yes, he’s a lot of work, at least at this age. But like a small child, Max makes me […]