neither knowledge nor ways of relaying it exists in a void: they have a purpose. judging pre-modern forms of knowledge on modern terms ends up covertly affirming the purposes behind modern notions of knowledge
This is a good article on digital gardens in the MIT Technology Review.
Here’s a nice quote:
> “Gardens … lie between farmland and wilderness,” he wrote. “The garden is farmland that delights the senses, designed for delight rather than commodity.”
I’m in the process of procrastinating helping plan the next #IndieWeb Gardens & Streams virtual pop-up session about wikis, personal knowledge management, etc 👀 We’re thinking of hosting it in late September or early October
Any thoughts from people on here who’re passionate about this subject? Any input is welcome!
I’ve decided to give up on reading “The Name of the Wind” by Patrick Rothfuss because I haven’t enjoyed what I’ve read so far, and online discussions on the subject suggest it never gets any better. It’s always an awkward feeling when a book that comes very highly recommended falls so flat, but c’est la vie.
With Musical Cryptography, Composers Can Hide Messages in Their Melodies By mapping notes to letters, some musicians sneak secret words into tunes. https://buff.ly/2GxOkBW @email@example.com
video of my bike ride (motion warning)
Just came back from the best #ebike ride I’ve had all year. Sunsets give me life
ONLINE: Homebrew Website Club West Coast on May 13, 2020
Working on your website? Want some camaraderie? Need ideas about what you could build next? Want to share what you've built with others? I'm hosting next week's meetup on Wednesday. Come and join the fun!
May 13, 2020
Wed 6:00 - 7:30pm (America/Los_Angeles)
Code of Conduct indieweb.org/code-of-conduct
Join the Zoom call
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I resent and hate people who pay me to waste my time just to pander to their leadership style which consists of incoherently thrown out directives and inconclusive, shitty feedback. I’ve never met a leader more resistant to the concept of project briefs, much less to project planning or project management, than my boss.
I’m preparing my portfolio to look for a new job, but it’s definitely a bad time to be looking for new employment
𝖓𝖎 𝖉𝖊 𝖆𝖖𝖚𝖎, 𝖓𝖎 𝖉𝖊 𝖆𝖑𝖑𝖆
creative director / media observer / latina / desert rat / universal traveler
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