the power of words

we say that a picture is worth a thousand words, but there is one aspect of words that we often overlook: the power of voicing something. most people are familiar with the concept of, if not the exact phrase, “speaking it into truth” (this is probably why no one likes it when i make car […]

curry at IHOP?

so i’m sitting at an IHOP (you know, the “international” house of pancakes), where they have free wifi, which is cool, if you ask anybody, but i smell, i’m pretty sure, curry. can that be right? Technorati Tags: curry, IHOP, international, moblog, pancake, pancakes


The reality is that most people probably don’t actually know what coffee really tastes like. And that is very sad. This also presents us with a serious challenge. How do you describe the colour green to someone who sees in black and white? How do you describe the emotional content of that colour? How do […]

And Can It Be That I Should Gain?

And Can It Be That I Should Gain? No condemnation now I dread;Jesus, and all in Him, is mine;Alive in Him, my living Head,And clothed in righteousness divine,Bold I approach th’eternal throne,And claim the crown, through Christ my own.Bold I approach th’eternal throne,And claim the crown, through Christ my own. Technorati Tags: alive, christ, christianity, […]

a lever big enough

when one drives a caror walksor rides a trainor, perhaps, even zooms across the continent in an airplane it is sometimes fun to watchhow certain things aroundseem to move fasterthan others of courseour sense of things tells us thatit is us who moves but it seems as if the things move, tooand in relation to […]

on depression

On Being and Deliciousness, with Wil Shipley: i have posted this before, but i thought i would do so again. Depression is a sucky thing to deal with because it doesn’t have much to do with how you’re doing in life. I feel ungrateful every time I get sad, because in general my life really […]

i’m offically anti-whale now

whales: breathe through a hole in the top of their heads (that’s not natural) are fat have baleen, or teeth are mammals, but still never walk (that’s not natural) “perform” for fish in public are supposedly very intelligent. if so, how come they didn’t invent fire or the wheel? huh?? huh??!!? Technorati Tags: baleen, blowhole, […]


i love coffee. i love the idea of hacking my brain to make it work “better”. i love how it starts working before i take the first sip. i hate how i have to cut back on it. Technorati Tags: brainhacks, coffee, hacking