We are mostly in John Kellden’s Conversation Community on Google+. We connected to John via Howard Rheingold.
We’re developing a value web there.
IntelliSynthesis is the latest iteration E-Nact Solutions.
A Sketch of the Difference between Two Ontological Styles What it is for a thing to have a property? Ostrich nominalism aside, it is a Moorean fact that things have properties, but the nature of the having is a philosophical…
Study everything, join nothing.
Pierre Levy. The Master.
Semantic to the core — love the boldness.
We live in a world of digital leakage. Digital technology is like hydrochloric acid. It does not recognize borders.It burns through everything. Geographies, business models, industry definitions. I…
Entropy sets in, man.
See on rishadt.wordpress.com
Stowe Boyd, the author, is pitching this at just the right level.
Partner has served me notice that he thinks I should set my sights on writing as the ultimate way forward. I come up with the prevailing reality; writing is a tough way to make a living, if making a living is your thing. And confronting that blank page. Brutal.
But, I have had an epiphany of what it is to be a writer — a content producer, fi you will. Having some facility and skill at it is a good start, I suppose. But my focus — too diffuse. Too meta. Attention deployed across too many spheres to make the move of jettisoning all of that for the sake of pursing the being of being a writer.
Yet it does make me wonder.
I’m reading “You are a Writer.” I’m getting new input from a number of unexpected sources. Pushing me to get up in front of what I am not facing, not working through. Afraid of (c.f., “The Flinch“, which I’m also reading.)
Working on this blog is a good place to put in stakes. It is the summation of my interests. It’s a shared effort, with Doug, so the formation of a real writing effort is something that would be our intent in terms of what emerges from this process.