Urban Archaeology, Photos, Mantra Meditation

Was surfing Wikipedia yesterday, and found that Science! says that among non-drug treatments for anxiety studied (a meta-analysis), they generally showed efficacy of similar magnitude, with one exception: Transcendental Meditation (TM) had outsized efficacy in reducing anxiety. (Wikipedia: Anxiolytic) Comparisons included Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and EEG Biofeedback. I scanned the TM article and it appears to be […]

Dress Your Boys in Pink {…} [a half-senseless rhyme]

  §ome by sasquatch take their cues Why°le They by dollars count their blues A dot for for diamonds you exchange A fancy feast is in your range A trick for Tycho one will show & streets for dorm rooms we extol In half a sec we sort the clues And only Pirates love so […]

Letters of the Elder Queen Bee, #. !1a

Dear my lovely BitBucket Frycracker, my sweetest dear, I fear that I cannot accept  your most touching offer, Seven fragments of solace! It is only by bread we seed, & yet also only by Sardines we simmer sintered skeleton keys… Our heart goes out to all the inconvenienced among your proletariat hordes. Our dearest uncle, […]

Poor people pay for parking even when they can’t afford a car

“One analysis in Seattle found that required parking drive up [apt] rents by avg $250 a month” “A single [above ground] parking space costs more than twice the median net worth of black and Hispanic households” (via Hacker News app) : Washington Post Poor people pay for parking even when they can’t afford a car […]

Psychoschemata Vector Seeding

Fast launch Better than meticulous perfection Stop trying to do all pieces at once Assemble & tweak, subvert & rebubble Set all in one way together, set all those against aside Let not it be said that nothing was tried… – My own unique strategies & tactics Resembling nothing so much as the symbols of […]

Leadership Quotes & Poem

These are interesting, from my new blog follower (358th!) http://projectjournal.co.uk/2015/12/20/20-inspiring-leadership-quotes/ “You do not have to hold a position to be a leader” Henry Ford So true in the Internet age, too Shipment of devices, emergent systems, and thoughts of chaos theory Small systems, following simple rules, many upon many, Creating large and complex systems, creating […]

That in itself is a triumph…

Orioles flit by In the spring dew Night untimed is questionable How long can the blue sky last? How long have we left on this Earth For all with eyes to see and ears to hear… Building the collected sites together Building the theorems and articles of not faith, but true belief Recall the coffee […]