Wowee. I mean, if you think about it, gravity was named by humans, and the protocols we use to describe it were also established by humans. I’ve been imaging other situations where everything is different. The way we have now tends to be convenient, however, I think it would do us well to think about … More Gravity, As A Human Construct
*Sits up, rubs eyes, yawns* Let’s do this. I have shaken away the cobwebs of summer and I am now in the thick of school. The shaking must have been quite jarring, however, since I do feel rather overwhelmed and submerged by obligations, and my mind often reels and twitches in the late hours for … More This Must Be It!
Tonight, I leave for a 12 day cross country expedition by train to see the country and do some quality adventuring. This trip has been in the making for quite awhile now, with first plans being spontaneously made during lunch last semester to see Mt. Rainier. Now, I’m off to Washington to do just that, … More One Big Ol’ Adventure
At first glance, this abstract piece may seem to be rooted in a (what we may call) a true reality, something that is grounded in previous, valid experiences. However, at second glance, we can see that the artist has expanded upon what we initially perceive as “true” into something that is “untrue,” or, exactly what … More Opus 3
In this piece, the artist draws upon their knowledge of amphibious creatures to recreate what is, arguably, the the most poorly drawn lizard in existence. Nevertheless, this may have been an aesthetic choice. The lizard, like the rest of us, has two eyes, a tongue, and thoughts (here represented by the miscellaneous shapes and colors). … More Opus 2
This is the artist’s very first piece in this expressive series, and denotes the genesis of expression and feelings through the digital medium which is, of course, Microsoft Paint. The artist’s choice to portray two creatures interacting in this scene really encapsulates the overall genre of it, namely, that of the subtle innocence involved with social … More Opus 1
*flips an egg without getting any of the leakies all over the stove* *Nice* I can not ignore the fact that I, did, in fact, set off the fire alarm in my apartment after an (apparantely) smokey cooking sesh with some potatoes and chicken, a current staple. My dinner every day (which I always wholesomely … More Beethoven and Burritos
If you are really interested in how to experience fundamental feelings in a diner parking lot very early in the morning, I would suggest a few things: Make sure that you are experiencing incredible amounts of change in a short period of time. This overwhelming feeling is what, personally, keeps me going, but it can … More A User’s Guide on How to Experience Fundamental Feelings in a Diner Parking Lot Very Early in the Morning, et al.
Sure, living in the moment can be healthy. However, pretending that the world is going to end in 5 minutes every half an hour can be taxing. I need to find a balance. One of my dear plants, Ramshackle, has died after getting sick. It was painful to watch, but I know that I did … More Bringing Flowers to a Plant Funeral