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Musicmap 2 comments
Do you love music? I mean really LOVE it. If so, Musicmap is a must read for you and every music lover you know. I found the site thanks to a tweet from a Twitter follower named @InfinityEnds (check him out on SoundCloud). This became my Sunday rabbit-hole activity as I explored the site throughout the day. My […]

Exploring The Musicmap



sense memory 2 comments
Sense memory is an odd thing. When I left work today, I had the sharp sense that I was at an amusement park riding all manner of white-knuckle thrill-rides. In truth, I was walking to my car, but I couldn’t escape the amusement park sensation. If you’re unfamiliar with the phenomenon, […]

Sense Memory



I’ve been struggling to find the right word or phrase for a particular situation for some time. It’s a familiar situation as it manifests in childhood. It feels unnatural to see it occurring in adulthood and yet it goes on every day. So, what’s the situation I’m referencing? The act of intentionally doing anything to […]

Language Lemon



TwitterOuroboros
For those who don’t know, the ouroboros is an ancient symbol depicting a serpent or dragon devouring its own tail. While it’s roots date back to Egypt, it’s also a prominent symbol in ancient Indian, Roman, Greek, and Norse cultures. As the image suggests, it’s often associated with cyclicality – beginning and end, […]

The Twitter Ouroboros



CandleRain
We’ve been hit with some pretty nasty storms in the KC metro area lately. Today was bad for an area within approximately a 3/4 mile radius around me. For those who don’t follow my @notmexican Twitter account, it went down like this: Local weather alarmists: “OMG OMG OMG, RAIN! HAIL! TORNADOS!” […]

Hour Of Power



GoogleMapsEarthDay 1 comment
Welcome to Earth Day 2016. The image above comes courtesy of NASA’s #24Seven event occurring across various social media outlets. We’ve seen spectacular sunrises and moonrises, but how often do you get to see an Earthrise? I find this perspective refreshing. There are so many breathtaking views in their feed that it […]

Hello Earth