Archive for 'poetry'
Now, a Picture and a Poem

Now, a Picture and a Poem

Posted 27 October 2010 | By | Categories: art, poetry | 1 Comment

Just love this latest 20×200 print by the amazing Marian Bantjes… the pulsating mandalas and arrows, the different views at different sizes. It immediately conjured up One or Two Things, a favorite poem by Mary Oliver that always sticks in the center of my mind.

Poems On Mindfulness with Jon Kabat-Zinn

Posted 12 March 2008 | By | Categories: better world, books, consciousness, creativity, culture, emily approved, happiness, health, interconnected, love, people, poetry, senses | 1 Comment

Poems and notes from a delightful talk with Jon Kabat-Zinn and Bokara Legendre (filmed for her “Conversations with…” series for LinkTV, so surely you can see it soon too.)

Sighing, Laughing, Howling

Sighing, Laughing, Howling

Posted 31 July 2007 | By | Categories: activism, art, books, culture, funny, Literary, poetry, women | No Comments

ROFLOL from Hanna Gersen’s “Sigh,” a hilarious mad-libbed urban feminist reframing of Allen Ginsberg’s “Howl.“

The Gardener (Thyme is Short)

Posted 01 April 2007 | By | Categories: books, gardening, poetry, technology, webstuff | No Comments

April is here, the thyme is short, and Google Book Search is awesome! I am loving the ability to download full PDFs of books in the public domain (like The Gardener collection of poems by Rabindranath Tagore), navigate around the sections, search and see results highlighted within the text and purchase various editions. I’ve also […]

links for 2007-03-25 (ruminating on visual code tags)

Posted 25 March 2007 | By | Categories: links, poetry, technology, webstuff | No Comments

Semacode | URL barcodes | practical ubiquitous computing Semacode’s Software Development Kit is a system for ubiquitous computing. Using the Semacode SDK you can create visual tags for objects and contexts, and read them using a mobile camera phone. (tags: ubicomp ubiquitouscomputing barcode mobile internetofthings) The Kaywa Reader Kaywa’s QR (Quick Response) codes are visual […]