A brief post on organizing and configuring a smart phone to make it more useful and less addictive with seven images that document the stage I’m at with mine after over a year of tweaking it.
A new book description for my ebook Synaptic Syntactic: of unbounded phases and entangled echoes. And other updates.
If you have been frustrated by trying to format (basic) poems for the web, here is the answer for emulating traditional print poem formatting, no matter the window size.
Setting URLs, alt texts, A note on SEO for Wordpress.com users and static pages.
Coercion doesn’t work because it means using force. As Isaac Newton told us, any force creates an equal and opposite reaction. People who are coerced resist in ways small and large, conscious and unconscious, carefully planned and quite impulsive. For coercion to have it’s ostesible intended effect, it must be applied continuously, with all the […]
A commentary on the shallowness of media and popular dialogue about the economy. I have read that the inventor of the GDP figure never intended it to be a stand in for national well-being or success.
Some assembly required: In that case, you have reference to the screwdriver In case of portents, check your guesses You may then have reference to coffee & pills In a short-short space of time (For a life’s an eye blink) Take care of eventualities While the store-bought wisdom is ghostly, Yet the wine-dark mind obtains […]
°° […] intersection, a roadwork sign warned: BE PREPARED TO STOP AT ANY MOMENT. I felt my jaw dropping. It sounded like a warning, and also a reminder, as if I needed one, that most likely I wouldn’t be hearing […] ° At all times, remain alert Whether alert to the monster I’s mutterings, Or […]
The thing you never notice The tiles on the floor They run in checkered patterns Line borders Maintain the veneer of the clock-world Whitish speckle, perfect level, hard concrete for your toes Until one day, you’ve noticed someone took a special touch Made it more inviting, de-institutioned your morning rush
A poem of alternating interjections and lists, parentheticals. Don’t get caught unawares by a hot microphone (unless you deserve it).