Thankyou to all followers. I’m no longer on tumblr…more on twitter. https://twitter.com/Mika_Sha Wish you all love, Mika.
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they...– Anaïs Nin (via whimsicalele)
Russia's parliament votes for internet censorship... →
infoneer-pulse: Russia’s parliament has voted to approve a law that would give the government the power to force certain internet sites offline without a trial. Supporters of the amendment to the Act for Information say it will help the authorities block sites containing images of child abuse and other illegal material. But opponents have warned that censorship could later be extended. The...
A Synesthetic World: Synaesthesia Poem! →
a-synesthetic-world: The Theatre of Sound If I could paint one thing I’d paint you a canvas of All the fireworks in my head When the radio comes on. And the bright sharp shooting stars Of electric guitars and the Dry paintbrush strokes in turquoise Of that particular violin and the Water-drops of a piano and the Pentagons of a cymbal loop, flashing.
And I have by me, for my comfort, two strange white flowers—shrivelled now, and...– H. G. Wells, from The Time Machine (thanks, sszoboat)
So that our hearts end up like diamonds, and not roots.– Charles Wright, from Littlefoot. (via itgivesitthew)
So the unwanting soul sees what’s hidden, and the ever-wanting soul sees only...– (via journalofanobody)
Learn to say “Fuck You” to the world once in a while. You have every right to....– Sol LeWitt to Eva Hesse, 1964 (via http://brightmagazine.org/en)
Once the realization is accepted that even between the closest human beings...– Rainer Maria Rilke (via selfinspiration)
Talking To Strangers: Putting People at the Center... →
jcstearns: This aspect of the debate over objectivity has received too little attention, but it is fundamental to how stories function. For a long time objectivity was a source of trust – (i.e. “You can trust me because I don’t have a dog in this race”) – but it also had a cost. The cost was journalists’…
Knowledge has gone from being an adjunct of money power and muscle power, to...– Powershift – Alvin Toffler on the age of post-fact knowledge and the rise of the super-symbolic economy (1990)
“Do I dare Disturb the universe? In a minute there is time For decisions and...– (via journalofanobody)
Elsewhere the world may be blustering or sleeping, wars are fought, people live...– Muriel Barbery, The Elegance of the Hedgehog (via sunrec)
“Something has a “meaning” only when it has a few; if we understood something...– Marvin Minsky, American cognitive scientist in the field of artificial intelligence (AI), co-founder of Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s AI laboratory, Music, Mind, and Meaning, Computer Music Journal, Fall 1981, Vol. 5, Number 3 (via amiquote)